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Short-run   /ʃɔrt-rən/   Listen

Relating to or extending over a limited period.  Synonym: short-term.  "A short-term lease" , "Short-term credit"

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"Short-run" Quotes from Famous Books

... January 1994 made Senegalese goods more competitive and hurt the reexport trade. The Gambia has benefited from a rebound in tourism after its decline in response to the military's takeover in July 1994. Short-run economic progress remains highly dependent on sustained bilateral and multilateral aid and on responsible government economic management as forwarded by ...
— The 1999 CIA Factbook • United States. Central Intelligence Agency.

... sense of time about these things wholly unlike our own. We tend to divide our future into short spans, like the two-year life of this Congress, or the four years of the next Presidential term. They seem to think and plan in terms of generations. And there is, therefore, no easy, short-run way to make them see that ...
— Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present • Various

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