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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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Always start your backward runs at slower speeds and use caution as it can be awkward and difficult.
It's kind of unfortunate that a lot of people go elsewhere in Southern California and ski what they consider black-diamond runs at other mountains and think they can ski black diamonds here,'' said Mount Baldy ski patrolman Patrick Richardson.
Run tempo runs at a 5K pace plus 25 to 30 seconds per mile.