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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

run

(Contend), verb announce a candidacy, aspire to political office, be a candidate, be designated a candidate, become an office seeker, campaign, campaign for office, campaign for public office, canvass, challenge an incumment, compete, run for office, seek election, seek re-eleccion, seek to become a public official, solicit votes, stand for election, strive, vie

run

(Flee), verb abscond, break away, dash, decamp, depart, disengage, escape, fly, hasten, hurry, leave, move swiftly, quit, race, retreat, rush, scamper, take flight

run

(Flow), verb advance, continue, drain out, elapse, extend, flood, go on, pass, proceed, pour, team, surge, trickle
Associated concepts: conditions and deeds running with the land, covenants running with the land, running at large, running of the statute of limitations

run

(Manage), verb carry on, conduct, direct, drive, function, govern, guide, handle, influence, maintain, oversee, perform, regulate, steer, superintend, work
See also: abscond, chain, conduct, demand, exude, flee, function, govern, hierarchy, manage, manipulate, market, moderate, officiate, operate, race, rule
References in periodicals archive ?
The arrested man was detained as he ran across a footbridge.
Rex Parris Continuation High School was closed Monday morning because the slain teenager's body was still there when students began arriving and because a blood trail left by his wounded companion ran across the school's parking lot driveways, where crime-scene investigators were gathering evidence.
The pair, aged about 12 to 13, ran across the carriageway and sat in the central reservation.
This year, Nova granted me number 3100 in recognition of the number of miles I ran across the USA.
The robber ran across Palmdale Boulevard and into the neighborhood south of the bank.
He was with a 24-year-old friend from Washington when he suddenly ran across the road into the path of a Volkswagon Golf, at 9am yesterday.
A MAN who ran across a busy rail line to escape Metro ticket inspectors has been ordered to pay more than pounds 1,000 in fines and court costs.
I stood at the porous fence that ran across a section of valley south of Jacumba, and talked with Mexican and American protesters who showed up on the other side.
A teenage girl died after she ran across a road into the path of a car.
The 50-year-old man, who has not been identified, ran across the westbound lanes of traffic where he was struck by a 2001 Honda Civic.
PALMDALE - A man struck and killed by a pickup truck as he ran across Palmdale Boulevard was identified as 43-year-old Alonzo Johnson of Palmdale, deputies said Thursday.
She ran across the freeway naked over toward the mall,'' said Deputy Daryl Bonsall of the Palmdale sheriff's station.