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Run

A run consists of a series of bid and offer quotes for different securities or maturities. Dealers give and ask for runs from each other.

Run

An event in which many account holders at a bank withdraw all of their funds at the same time because they do not believe the bank is solvent. In the United States, runs were fairly common before the creation of the FDIC, which insures bank deposits up to a certain amount. See also: Panic.

run

1. A dealer's list of security offerings with respective bid and ask quotes. Compare off-the-run issue.
2. A sequence of security price movements in the same direction. Five straight days in which a stock price closes higher is an example of a run. Runs have been evaluated in order to determine if the charting of stock is a worthwhile way to earn an above-average return.

run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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I thought I would rely on EP readers to run interference for me and let me know which diseases were "the" diseases.
Then of course there is the Tote, and its people, and the bookmakers have constantly run interference on the sale of the Tote.
His trips to Wrigley Field, or to Citi Field will be a far more painful experience as he's bound to get an earful from the fans, and if the Cardinals organization doesn't run interference for him, descended upon by the media.
With fewer (or perhaps no) legislative staff to run interference at the state level, constituents often can get valuable one-on-one time with their legislator during a statehouse visit.
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