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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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But a spokesman for Faslane Peace Camp said: "If the sub has run aground it is a more open target to terrorists.
The Shetland grandfather's boat had run aground on the island of Killegray in the Sound of Harris.
A RUSTY freighter carrying about 1,000 Kurdish migrants, including hundreds of children, was deliberately run aground off the French Riviera yesterday by human cargo smugglers.
The confrontation started last week, when a Greek TV station reported that a Turkish ship had run aground near the islet in December and refused assistance from the Greek coast guard, saying it was on Turkish territory.
RNLI lifeboat crews were busy yesterday afternoon recovering vessels that had run aground after a large swell pushed boats to shore.
SHIPPING experts were today set to investigate the condition of a ferry which has run aground at Blackpool during high winds.
The coast guard believes that Kim caused the ship to run aground by failing to properly anchor it, when he should have given due consideration to the cargo, weather and situation of the sea bed.
Coastguard Simon Tait said: "It's really embarrassing for someone who is supposedly a marine navigation expert to run aground on a simple stretch of river like this.