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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 ?
He ran off across fields when officers attempted to arrest him.
Allegations were that DuPont Benlate(R) and its breakdown products alone and other fungicides used in combination with Benlate(R) from other chemical manufacturers ran off from the banana farms.
Allegations were that DuPont Benlate and its breakdown products and other fungicides used in combination with Benlate from other chemical manufacturers ran off from the banana farms.
A Palmdale man died minutes later when his car ran off Avenue R.
PALMDALE - A motorist killed when his SUV ran off Pearblossom Highway and overturned was identified as Victor Vargas, 27, of Palmdale.
Defense attorneys said the woman lied about how the incident started: she stole Timothy O'Sullivan's wallet and ran off with it after he took off his clothes in his SUV, they said.
PACOIMA - A car ran off a freeway transition road near Pacoima on Monday, injuring four men in their 20s, two of them critically, a city fire official said.
LANCASTER - Two teenagers who were killed Monday when their car ran off a road and hit a utility pole have been identified as Christine Fuller and Roxanne Right.