Open-Ended

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Definition

An up and down straight draw, i.e. there are 2 cards that can form a straight. Often known as an open-ended straight draw.
It offers better odds than a gutshot

Example

You have
8
diamondsdiamondsdiamondsdiamonds
7
spadesspadesspadesspades
and the board
9
clubsclubsclubsclubs
6
clubsclubsclubsclubs
A
spadesspadesspadesspades

You need a 5 or a 10 to make a straight.