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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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Sydney scored 185 in their innings, with CSK falling 14 runs short of their opponents' total.
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India's dismal first innings total of 136 means they are still 294 runs short of the hosts.
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"I thought we were 20 or 30 runs short," said Clarke.
Shakib fell four runs short of his century, finishing unbeaten on 96, as the tourists wrapped up victory with a day to spare.