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run

1. an act, instance, or period of travelling in a vehicle, esp for pleasure
2. 
a. a period of time during which a machine, computer, etc., operates
b. the amount of work performed in such a period
3. a continuous sequence of performances
4. Cards a sequence of winning cards in one suit, usually more than five
5. US a small stream
6. a steeply inclined pathway or course, esp a snow-covered one used for skiing and bobsleigh racing
7. a track or area frequented by animals
8. a group of animals of the same species moving together
9. the migration of fish upstream in order to spawn
10. Nautical
a. the tack of a sailing vessel in which the wind comes from astern
b. part of the hull of a vessel near the stern where it curves upwards and inwards
11. the movement of an aircraft along the ground during takeoff or landing
12. Music a rapid scalelike passage of notes
13. Cricket a score of one, normally achieved by both batsmen running from one end of the wicket to the other after one of them has hit the ball
14. Baseball an instance of a batter touching all four bases safely, thereby scoring
15. Golf the distance that a ball rolls after hitting the ground
16. the runs Slang diarrhoea
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Run

Stonework having irregularly shaped units and no indication of systematic coursework; also the horizontal distance covered by a flight of stairs.
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run

[rən]
(building construction)
The horizontal distance from the face of a wall to the ridge of the roof.
The width of a single tread in a stairway.
The horizontal distance traversed by a flight of steps.
The runway or track for a window.
(computer science)
A single, complete execution of a computer program, or one continuous segment of computer processing, used to complete one or more tasks for a single customer or application. Also known as machine run.
(chemical engineering)
The amount of feedstock processed by a petroleum refinery unit during a given time; often used colloquially in relation to the type of stock being processed, as in crude run or naphtha run.
A processing-cycle or batch-treatment operation.
(engineering)
A portion of pipe or fitting lying in a straight line in the same direction of flow as the pipe to which it is connected.
(geology)
A ribbonlike, flat-lying, irregular orebody following the stratification of the host rock.
A branching or fingerlike extension of the feeder of an igneous intrusion.
(mining engineering)
(navigation)
The distance traveled by a craft during any given time interval, or since leaving a designated place.
(naval architecture)
The underwater portion of that part of the aft end of a ship where it curves inward and upward to the stern.
(ordnance)
Steady, level flight of an aircraft across a target to enable bombs to be dropped accurately in horizontal bombing.
Passing of a moving target once across the range.
(statistics)
The occurrence of the same characteristic in a series of observations; can be used to test whether or not two random samples come from populations having the same frequency distribution.
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run

run, 3
1. In roofing, the horizontal distance from the face of a wall to the ridge of the roof.
2. In stairways, the width of a single stair tread.
3. The horizontal distance covered by a flight of steps.
4. The runway or track for a sash.
5. A small stream of paint flowing vertically on a
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run

i. That part of a flight of a photographic reconnaissance aircraft during which photographs are taken.
ii. That part of a flight of a combat aircraft during which bombs and other armaments are delivered.
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run

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run

(1) To execute a program. The phrases "run the program" and "launch the program" are synonymous.

(2) A single program or set of programs scheduled for execution.

(3) In Windows, a command in the Start menu that lets you run a program directly. See Win Run command.
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That is, the subordination, by itself, of a large amount of non-runnable TLAC equity and long-term debt at the holding company to all of the consolidated organization's runnable short-term debt would merely ensure that, by the end of the bankruptcy or resolution process, the TLAC stakeholders would indeed absorb losses first--and assuming the TLAC cushion were large enough, the short-term debt holders would be made whole.
Second, UFL are runnable, which can lead to fire sales of assets that not only destroy value at the failing institution, but can also have spillover costs on other institutions with similar asset holdings.
If number of runnable processes does not exceed (sched_latency_ns/sched_min_grnularity_ns), then period = sched_latency_ns, otherwise, period = number_of_running_tasks x sched_min_granularity_ns.
The PREFETCH state being part of the RUNNABLE macrostate is a special state.
Cellular Disco will schedule a VCPU only when all the nonidle VCPUs of that virtual machine are runnable. Annotations on the idle loop of the kernel inform Cellular Disco when a VCPU becomes idle.
Since courseware design/development combines instructional design principles and the author's intuitive sense of teaching into a lesson structure (runnable on the computer), design revisions during the development process are frequently needed.
The middle distance event was held at Graythwaite in fine weather and on scenic runnable woodland.
This book acquaints readers with a number of computer programming languages in use today, guiding a brief tour of each language's basic and advanced features augmented with dozens of runnable scripts.
CPU sys Processes executing in kernel mode CPU Usr Processes executing in user mode CPU wait Processes waiting in queue Disk read Disk read in progress Disk write Disk write in progress Frg Socket IP fragments IO read IO read requests IO write IO write requests Load 1m Load statistics for 1 minute Load 5m Load statistics for 5 minutes Load 15m Load statistics for 15 minutes Mem Used Memory Used Mem buff Memory buffered Mem free Memory free Network recv Network received bytes Process blk Process Uninterruptable Process new Process New Process run Process Runnable SDButil Storage Disk B utilization Sockets raw Raw Sockets System CSW System Context Switches TCP Clo TCP Close TCP syn TCP Syn TCP time TCP Time wait VM majpf VM maj page faults VM minpf VM minj page faults Table 2.