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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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Funding for THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST: ARE WE RUNNING DRY is provided by California Water Association, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Southern Nevada Water Authority and additional sources.
The research found men were slightly more prone to running dry than women.
Petrol distributors were forced to work round the clock to stop other stations running dry.
The project follows on the heels of Thebaut's groundbreaking and critically acclaimed 2005 documentary, Running Dry, about the global water humanitarian crisis that featured interviews with Mikhail Gorbachev, Shimon Peres and others.
Britain's rivers are running dry and experts are warning of a summer drought and hosepipe bans.
MacQuoid shared his amazing concept with me after reading an earlier column that pointed out tax money for elder care is running dry just as the aging population increases.