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hand-running

[ hand-ruhn-ing ]
/ ˈhændˈrʌn ɪŋ /
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adverb
in unbroken succession; consecutively.
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Origin of hand-running

First recorded in 1820–30; extension of “in the run of a hand,” a reference to a card player receiving several good cards in a single deal, and implying quick succession
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