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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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It had drifted and run aground off the Mumbai beach.
And they were probably trying to keep her steady in the face of a tide that was coming in or going out - I think going out, the ministry of defence said - [and] something happened obviously and it seems to have run aground.
A fuel tanker loaded with nine million litres of diesel fuel has run aground in the far north of Canada but none of the fuel is believed to have spilled.
It was all so different from the vessel's inglorious entry into Southampton early yesterday when, as strong westerly winds blew, the liner had run aground on a sandbank near the Isle of Wight.
The stricken cargo ship which was run aground near Sidmouth in east Devon after being damaged in storms.
When those ships run aground on coral reefs, says Dwivedi, they leave paint debris.
When ships run aground off the coast, this group of men charge out onto the beach and attempt to rescue the sailors on board the sinking ships.
According to the coast guard, the penalty is a common step taken against skippers of ships that run aground.