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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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I climbed up the supports and ran across the bridge, that was 69 years ago.
The dad-of-one, who ran across America in 100 days earlier this year, said: "Australia will be even harder.
A MAN was arrested as he ran across the canal in Huddersfield after a burglary at an engineering firm.
Rex Parris Continuation High School was closed Monday morning because the slain teenager's body was still there when students began arriving and because a blood trail left by his wounded companion ran across the school's parking lot driveways, where crime-scene investigators were gathering evidence.
The pair, aged about 12 or 13, then ran across the carriageway and sat in the central reservation, before running across the other side.
This year, Nova granted me number 3100 in recognition of the number of miles I ran across the USA.
The robber ran across Palmdale Boulevard and into the neighborhood south of the bank.
He was with a 24-year-old friend from Washington when he suddenly ran across the road into the path of a Volkswagon Golf, at 9am yesterday.
The pair, aged about 12 to 13, ran across the carriageway and sat in the central reservation.
A MAN who ran across a busy rail line to escape Metro ticket inspectors has been ordered to pay more than pounds 1,000 in fines and court costs.