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running time

noun
1.
Movies. the length or duration, usually expressed in minutes, of a feature film:
The running time of the average film is 90–100 minutes.
Origin of running time
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • Despite the reduction in running-time, wrecks multiplied alarmingly.

    The Iron Ration George Abel Schreiner

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