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n. 1 Something that has been run out. 2 (context cricket English) A run out, a running out. The method of getting out in which a batsman, in making a run, has not reached the popping crease when a fielder breaks his wicket with the ball.

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Beyond the small cleared space that surrounded the semicircle of padded couch, the place was an archive, piled high with boxes of microfilm runouts, crates of discs and tapes, photocopies of original records curled together like ancient scrolls and pages of jotted notes scattered like leaves after autumn winds.

Joanna felt her heart pounding fast and turned back to comparing the green lines of information on her terminal with the bugriddled runout of the Tiger missile test analysis program, so he wouldn't see the nervous tremor of her mouth.