Definition of in the long run in English:

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in the long run

Over or after a long period of time; eventually: it saves money in the long run
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  • The project will both use a renewable source of power as well as save the university money in the long run.
  • As well as improving performance, the new units would also save money in the long run.
  • Although bosses admit the changes will cause teething problems they say it will work well in the long run.
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