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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 ?
Paramedic Kathryn Barraclough said: "There was a lot of blood running down the street.
SIR - The running down of services at Neath and Port Talbot Hospital and the facility at Baglan Moors by Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board is short-sighted ("Running down hospital risks lives, says Hain", Sept 11).
Summary: Shaun Higgins jailed for a minimum of six years after running down Lynda Hankey whilst trying to steal her car.
David Cameron has spent nearly four-anda-half years running down the country, labelling us Broken Britain.
4) Heavy equipment is used to divert storm water and mud running down 50th Street West.
The silage was traced back to a farm where there was a silage heap, uncontained effluent and a 20- metre wide strip of scorched grass running down a hill from the silage heap towards the polluted tributary.
The device literally converts from the traditional "down" configuration with the CPAP hose running down the chest to an "up" configuration with the hose running on top of the patient's head.
Sliding down a poll isn't any more dangerous than running down stairs.
The 69-year-old actor revealed he had the accident when he slipped while running down a corridor on the set of the new movie.
When he started playing, though, I had tears running down my cheeks.