from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A rather lengthy period of time: We expect a substantial increase in sales of the book in the long run. The paint must not deteriorate in quality over the long run.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An extended period of time.


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