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[shawrt-ruhn] /ˈʃɔrtˌrʌn/
happening or presented for a short period of time:
a short-run motion picture.
Origin of short-run
First recorded in 1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • And there is, therefore, no easy, short-run way to make them see that their plans cannot prevail.

  • The most important practical use to which the figures here given may be put are in connection with short-run problems.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  • The contrast between long-run and short-run tendencies is not necessarily the same as that between statics and dynamics.

    The Value of Money Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.

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