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Layup

Used in the context of general equities. Easily executed trade or order. See: Lead pipe.

Layup

Informal; an order to a broker that can be executed easily. Layups are made on highly liquid securities at a reasonable price. A layup is also called a lead pipe.
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Biney scored the Naps' next six points, sinking a layup off a Highlanders' turnover, swishing a jumper after an offensive rebound by senior Hannah Owen, and canning a drive after making a steal.
Jones scored again from in the paint and Saya drove for a layup on another breakaway to boost Doherty's advantage to 14-2 with 2:53 left in the first quarter.
Berry answered with a driving layup, returning the lead to double figures, 49-39, with 2:50 remaining.
Balassie hit two 3-pointers, a jumper and a layup in the stretch.
Jones' steal and layup then paved the way for TNT to build on that lead until the final buzzer of the game.
After Mehmeti hit a layup with five seconds left, Stubblefield gathered a touchdown inbounds pass and sank a layup with 0.4 seconds left.
The varied services offered by the highly experienced port staff include a warm layup for drillship 'Aban Abraham' in port for a period of 6 months, a hot layup for Oil Tanker 'Champion Express', a ship to ship transfer operation for mv.
The earlier (first generation) Automated Ply Inspection (API) system consists of hardware and software designed to operate in a secondary inspection step after layup, mimicking todays human inspection process.
The Chieftains got only six points in the quarter, all on Cressman layups.
With the defender up ahead, the ball-handler must avoid two pitfalls: committing an offensive foul while driving for the layup or making an ineffective move while attempting to improvise.
Curry scored 12 of her 14 points in the first half, and led a fast break on four consecutive possessions that resulted in a pair of layups, two free throws for herself and a layup for Craighead as the Ducks used an 8-0 run to build up their first-half lead to 29-13 with 6:05 to play.
Sureya and the other guards were really good at throwing the ball up the court for layups. We have been practicing fastbreak layups and finishing all week."