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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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Indeed, some of the video tests on the VE and Avia discs were impossible to fathom without special test gear and a certified video technician to run interference.
It's like they run interference so that you can't possibly give the medication that you think is best for that child," she said.
But best of all, a couple of tanks to run interference for his buses - and it's another medal for General Kreppel, a victory parade for us punters.
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Also, you shouldn't limit your focus to CEOs; don't underestimate the value of knowing the gatekeepers--the secretaries, executive assistants, and other professionals who can either run interference for you or interfere with your efforts to make a connection with a person of influence.
If he does at all--and Harron breathes ambiguity into his actions with escalating surrealism--well, it's tough being a supercompetitive straight white guy having to run interference all day long.