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Leading; first in a competition: universally considered to be the GOP’s front-running candidate (1940s+ fr racing)


A type of fraud in which a trader withholds a large customer order so that he can personally profit from its effect on the market: found David E Sitzmann guilty on eight counts of ”frontrunning” in the live cattle and live hog futures markets (1980s+ Commodities market)


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