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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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When, however, the crosser does not have the time to run around the ball, he will have to race to gain a step on the defender and, at the last instant, pivot on his non-kicking foot.
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Gather your gang for a game of VERB Toss, Pig Ball or Run Around.
The contrast between the curved and angular geometries is further emphasised by theatrically oversailing brises soleils that run around each floor, like the slats of an oversized venetian blind.
The course will travel through some of the most historic and picturesque sections of Philadelphia, starting with a swim in Schuylkill River just off of West River Drive, followed by a challenging bike course that winds through Fairmount Park past Boathouse Row and concluding with a scenic run around the Philadelphia Art Museum loop.
James' Park, the group headed for a casual run around some of the other parks in London.
Critics yesterday warned the short breaks risked driving up child obesity by denying youngsters a chance to run around and giving them an incentive to wolf down junk food.
As previously reported in the Telegraph, he has hip dysplasia, which means he finds it difficult to stand up on his own, and needs two expensive operations so that he can run around like other young dogs.
A 65-yard Bush run around right end got the Trojans moving toward their first score.