Runaround


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Runaround

Slang; deceptive tactics. For example, a dishonest salesman may be said to give a victim "the runaround" by not disclosing hidden fees associated with the price.
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Table 1 shows the cost to deliver 10,000 cfm (4719 L/s) of room neutral air (72[degrees]F [22[degrees]C] and 50% maximum humidity) with no energy recovery, with a traditional runaround coil and with a dedicated heat recovery chiller enhanced runaround coil.
Runaround was incredibly popular with its young audience, and at its height claimed a 74% share of the viewing audience - although in fairness it was usually up against Open University.
features text runaround as a standard element, but it also includes the reverse of text runaround - flowing text inside an object and conforming to its borders.
system full-load heat rejection to the runaround system, eliminating the need for an auxiliary system cooling tower.
Hence the little competitive devils could give their opponents the runaround by confusing them into thinking they were choosing one way, then switching at the last second to another.
My landlord gave me the runaround and said subleasing wasn't permissible," she recalls.
With easy controls for all ages and levels, players can try their hand at one of three other game options, Runaround, Two-Close or Take 20.
But it won't be ministers in their comfy limos or their families - who can pop to the shops, school or doctor in the family runaround - who suffer.
4million will consider buying a brand new runaround - up from 1.
Almost a third of under 21-year-olds prefer a used high-end model to a new "average little runaround.
We were underdogs that year and we were expected to be given the runaround but we gave them the runaround," he said.
When you play against a team with good technical players, like Chile, they can give you the runaround.