Meaning of run-on


Pronunciation: (run'on", -ôn"), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or designating something that is added or run on: a run-on entry in a dictionary.
  2. (of a line of verse) having a thought that carries over to the next line, esp. without a syntactical break.
  1. run-on matter.
  2. after-run.
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