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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
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who had been drinking liquor, before the latter assaulted her after a prostitute ran away from the flat in August.
She ran away from home again, this time taking her sister along with her.
He said he was just helping the girl after she ran away from her parents.
Respondents who ran away as adolescents are more than two-and-a-half times more likely to be arrested after age 18.
He accepts he ran away and he still had them with him when police caught up with him.
The society estimates 838 children ran away from home across Warwickshire between 2004 and 2005.
He said his experience of sleeping rough was terrifying: "When I ran away from home, I was not really happy and thought it could not get any worse.
IRELAND'S favourite son Dermot O'Leary revealed to me this week that he ran away from home as a child.
The Regans wanted to adopt her, but inexplicably, she ran away again and now finds herself in the care of an elderly artist, Josie, whom she grows to love.
Of those 1,900, nearly 500 slept rough and more than 1,500 ran away because of family problems.
Two teenage sweethearts who ran away together more than three weeks ago have been found safe and well.
ECHO Reporter MORE than 1,400 children in Liverpool ran away last year, many escaping abuse in the home.