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A published letter on a subject of general interest, addressed to a person but intended for general readership.
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a letter, esp one of protest, addressed to a person but also made public, as through the press
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a letter, often of protest, addressed to a specific person, but intended to be brought to public attention.
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|Noun||1.||open letter - a letter of protest; addressed to one person but intended for the general public|
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