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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.
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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.
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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.
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run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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``I don't mind nicks but run outs are not good enough.
Gauran Patel (24) and Ashish Patel (19) formed the core of the Mavericks' innings, as they reached 79 for 8, with five wickets falling to run outs.
"We played some poor shots and four run outs didn't help the cause - but I thought the West Indies fielding was exceptional.
FRENCH pair Thierry Henry and William Gallas will be given run outs against Costa Rica tonight in a bid to prove their fitness ahead of the World Cup.
It was never going to be enough, especially as the home side enjoyed a 160-run stand for the second wicket and, despite two run outs, North Yorkshire reached 204-3 in comfortable time.
Morkel then struck in his first over, before two run outs left Bangladesh reeling at 68 for five.
Three run outs also didn't help Bangladesh's cause.
The defects that occur due to this problem are swell, erosion and run outs.
Wickets from J Henri and J Niemand, allied to catches from the same duo from the varied bowling on display and a couple of sharp run outs from R McNay, temporarily halted the home team from posting a much larger total.
Azhar admitted that running between the wickets has been a matter of concern for Pakistan with the team recording most run outs this year, with last match producing three run outs.
Responding to a question, the former bowler said Hafeez was having some communication problems with the youngsters resulting in run outs in almost every match.