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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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He was supported by Sajid (36) and Adel (28), as Jawar Al Jazirah reached 203 for 6 and still needed 35 runs off 6 overs.
Shane Watson also chipped in with a knock of 37 runs off 24 balls.
He scored 12 runs off six balls with one six and one four.
3 overs, despite tremendous batting by G Blakeney 68 runs off 104 balls and S Outerbridge, 62 off 103 balls.
Unfortunately, she notes, a lot of the copper runs off into nearby waters.
7: 4 goes to the corner, 5 runs off 3's baseline screen and goes to low post (ball side).
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Left-handed Azam hit a quick 25 runs off just 11 ball studded with three boundaries and six at the closing stages of the Eurocon innings to help his team post an impressive 180 for 5 in the allotted 20 overs.
Prem top-scored with 16 runs off 16 balls with one four.
Gilchrist scored 35 runs off 20 balls with three fours and three sixes.
FIRST ASHES BALL: 1/4 Dot Ball, 7/2 One run off bat, 16/1 Four runs off bat, 16/1 Bye or Leg Bye, 20/1 Two runs off bat, 20/1 Wicket, 20/1 Wide, 25/1 No Ball, 40/1 Three runs off bat, 150/1 Six runs off bat.
Ajay stood at one end with 19 runs off 12 balls with one six and a four.