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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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Pardoning victims of unlawful imprisonment for running away does nothing to end this abuse," Adams said.
Let's Talk" is an extensive runaway prevention curriculum for teachers, social workers, and community leaders that helps adolescents build life skills, increase knowledge about runaway resources and prevention, and educate youth concerning alternatives to running away.
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Determine any history of running away, discontent with home life, or suicidal ideations.
The way we operated, any Vietnamese seen running away from Americans was a Viet Cong suspect, and we could shoot.
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Running away from pressure will not help the cause.
Jonah, however, finds out that running away from God can be exhausting, frustrating, and even risky.