[lawng-ruhn, long-]
happening or presented over a long period of time or having a long course of performances: a long-run hit play.


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relating to or extending over a relatively long time; "the long-run significance of the elections"; "the long-term reconstruction of countries damaged by the war"; "a long-term investment" 
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Example sentences
It must always in the long-run be advanced to him by his immediate employer in
  the advanced rate of his wages.
The aim, in that case, is to foster a stable rate of long-run growth in
  whatever variable you're targeting.
As borrowers stretched themselves to get into the market, price-to-income
  ratios rose way above their long-run averages.
So it's borrowing with the reasonable expectation of a positive long-run return
  in terms of revenue and enrollment.
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