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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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Ghalib said that police and prosecutors should never send cases of "running away" to the courts.
This campaign is spearheaded by NRS each year to help raise awareness of the runaway and homeless youth issue, focusing on the role anyone can play to help keep families intact and prevent youth from running away.
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The study also shows higher rates of running away among female and black youth.
(1.) Thrane LE and Chen X, Impact of running away on girls' sexual onset, Journal of Adolescent Health, 2010, 46(1):32-36.
Kevin Firth, director of the LPS, says: "Firstly we would advise tenants that running away from financial difficulties is never the best way to deal with them.
A fence would be the safest way to keep your dog from running away, but if you're not able to construct one, there are other alternatives available to keep your dog safe.
This article describes a functional, behaviour analytic approach to reducing running away through assessing the motivations for running away, involving the young people in the assessment process and implementing interventions to enhance the reinforcing value of placements for adolescents, thereby reducing the probability of running away and associated unsafe periods.
The storyline of "Running Away" is consistent with today's problem with society.
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Workers said they had a "lucky escape" over the incident, which led to people running away from the area of the stadium affected.