run time


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run time

(1)
The elapsed time to perform a computation on a particular computer.

run time

(2)
The amount of time a processor actually spent on a particular process and not on other processes or overhead (see time-sharing).

run time

(3)
The period of time during which a program is being executed, as opposed to compile-time or load time. The term should be hyphenated when used as an adjective.

run time

(4)

runtime

Refers to the actual execution of a program. "At runtime" means while the program is running. See runtime library, runtime engine, runtime environment and runtime error.
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Marvel Studios will likely release the official run time for the movie in April. 
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(2) "Run Time" includes all fights, dances, music, and non-verbal stage business, but does not include the intermission.