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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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Dedicated heat recovery chiller enhanced runaround coils (DERAC) increase the heat recovery chiller operating window and create additional opportunities for the dedicated heat recovery chiller (DHRC) to contribute to energy savings.
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.
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Michael Anning, defending, told the court: "He had been after a part he needed to repair his shower and he felt he had been given the runaround while waiting for B& Q to get it in stock."
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A WHY not suggest she takes some refresher driving lessons, and invest in a little runaround for her?
With the roof down this standard runaround becomes a sexy and fashionable car.
Following their sell-out production of Falling Knives and Runaround Wives, Open Clasp Theatre Company returns to the Customs House.
Nefyn United won 12-0 against Tregarth and it was a 9-1 runaround for Ferry at Conwy United.
After being given the runaround in the first half by a Tranmere side who sit top of the Avon Premier League, Harriers fought back after the break with Drewe Broughton also hitting the bar.