Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
designating or of:
- a film in its first schedule of performances
- a theater that shows first-run films
- a TV program or series being telecast for the first time on a network or by syndicating
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The initial period in which a movie is released.
- firstˈ-runˈ adjective