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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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However, a free-throw from Nicole Davidson and a lay-up from Fiona Harris, following a great pass from Turnbull, got Saints back in front.
Kevin Paterson, Project Manager at Dales Marine, said: We considered this to be the ideal time to launch our new offering, following the increased demand for cost-effective ship operations and efficient lay-up options.
Murphy's breakaway lay-up made it 35-15 going into the final period.
Admittedly, there are no easy lay-ups or clear slam-dunks anymore, but with our lineup of established veterans and promising rookies, we have put all of our key players in positions where they have the best chance to score.
The baskets began to fall and some excellent long outlet passes led to some incredible lay-ups under pressure from the Celts' Mo Khan.
Load testing of the CCM involved blanketing the vehicle with 280 linear strain gages-fiber optic cables generating about 3,000 channels of data-and 80 acoustic sensors that listened for fiber breaks in the composite lay-ups.
I cannot remember just how good they were at lay-ups and rebounds, but they were distinctly memorable.
Carriers are positioning themselves for this slow rebound by brining ships out of lay-ups, he said, but it's a time-consuming process.
He weaved through the lane for acrobatic lay-ups, nailed pull-up jumpers, and dribbled by team mates' picks for open shots.
So far they have been altering capacity via service suspensions, slow steaming, service deviations and lay-ups but no action on a collective front.
With Birmingham's defense keyed on stopping the 6-9 Honeycutt, Hooks took advantage driving to the basket for lay-ups or pulling up for 15-foot jumpers.
The next day, the embassy hosted a basketball clinic where Granger taught lay-ups and defense to children from local orphanages.