[ shawrt-ruhn ]
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  1. happening or presented for a short period of time: a short-run motion picture.

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Origin of short-run

First recorded in 1935–40

Words Nearby short-run Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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see under long run.

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