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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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And when you run upon a treasure--like a young family of seven who live, enjoy, toil and abide by the lifestyle all of us (in the COUNTRYSIDE readership sphere and frame of soul) strive for--you simply can't help but share the experience.
Marist (7-9, 4-2) went on a 9-2 run upon Coleman and Coldren's appearance, and cut the deficit to 49-32 at the end of the third quarter.
And his character has ensured he is now looking somewhere near his best with the crucial Christmas run upon us.
A THE contract you signed said you could revoke the agreement at any time during the year it was to run upon payment of half the agent's success fee.
One sailor told me how his ship, bound for the Gulf of Tonkin, struck a blue whale, and how it stopped the ship as still as if she'd run upon the coast of Asia--as still, you'd think, as a night nurse who's stopped beside a bed to find its once-pure sheets are wet with blood.
You can think of this processor serial number like the equipment serial number of your cellphone," Gelsinger said, "an identifier that's part of that piece of equipment that's then being used by the services that run upon it.
Detail maintenance needs to be completed prior to the next run upon die shutdown, making sure to keep the last casting shot with the die to review for visual signs of component wear.