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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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The top three individuals who collect the most funds will receive LaSalle Bank Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo gift packs.
Earlier this year, CNN named Run Wild Retreats one of the best running camps for adults in the U.
Though the criminals have physically hurt victims on occasion and have mentally traumatized victims time and again, the police still advocate standing idly by as the robbers run wild because the police are afraid someone will get hurt.
She didn't run wild in the store - that was Madison's job, with Mallory a step behind.
Visions of the future were taking shape in a Northumberland town today as youngsters in the town let their imaginations run wild.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time to put on your running shoes for The Standard Federal Bank Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo, which supports the Detroit Zoo's Animal Health Complex.
CHILDREN are invited to let their imagination run wild to create a wacky recipe.
STRAY horses left to run wild in built-up areas are causing thousands of pounds worth of damage and putting lives at risk, according to community leaders.
Around the house, stone walls bound a plot of bare earth, which might in Ireland once have been sown with potatoes, and outside these low barriers is thick greenery--all species native to Ireland, such as blackthorn and nettle, planted and left to run wild.
If you're replacing the boards themselves, rather than go from straight strips, let your imagination run wild and create some wild and wonderful shapes from HDF ( a thicker, sturdier version of MDF).
The planners and engineers, not used to having so much money, let their imaginations run wild.
They will walk the red carpet at The Hollywood Palladium and enter an "ultimate dream world" where imagination, fun and spontaneity will run wild, capturing the essence of the T-Mobile Sidekick's fashionable roots and trend-setting spirit.