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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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"People are fighting and dying of cancer every day and that's bigger than me, or my businesses, or my wife missing me for fiveand-a-half months while I go off and run across America.
"I saw him run across and then as he went to run back he was hit by the car.
Then again, that's a pretty apt physical description of bin Laden, and the conceit of an international terrorist as the ultimate dangerous dreamboat is, at the very least, an idea you don't run across every day.
While you're in the Portfolios looking for a specific answer, you generally run across ancillary issues to bring to your clients' attention."
The release, due Q4 2004, will allow LiveTime's J2EE support applications to capitalize on Ingres' mature and feature rich open source DBMS, and run across a diverse range of platforms including Windows, Solaris, HP-UX, AIX and Red-Hat Linux.
Designed to emphasize the building's verticality, horizontal joints have been minimized, metal panels and projecting shading fins run across a number of floors, and each elevation is orientation specific, adding richness and individuality to the proposals.
"Tom's run across the state was one of the best ways I can think of to call attention to the benefits of homegrown, renewable E85 fuel."
The BSA does not keep track of such age-related information, but Renee Fairrer, associate director of marketing and communications for the BSA, told Salt Lake City's Deseret Morning News for July 29th that she has interviewed hundreds of Scouts for news stories in recent years "and this is only the second time I've run across a young man who's earned all 120 merit badges." The other youth was older than Christopher.
After being stopped by Sgt Williams, Mr Rogers had run across the road and leapt over a chain-link fence next to the steep river bank.
As a black reader with very broad interests I browse most sections in the bookstore when I have the time--and I'm delighted when I run across black authors in the general sections--but it's so helpful being able to hit the black book section quickly for a particular title, and I am generally lured by the proximity of other black titles to buy more than I had planned.
Then, years later, you run across a dusty packet of photographs, rediscover a self you've since grown beyond, and experience that sudden rush of conflicting emotions: Those were the days!
Have them run across the field, one at a time, and have the coach throw the ball in a way that will make them jump and stretch to catch it.