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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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As most Year 2000 service providers are running short of people, the response to Operation Phoenix has been phenomenal," stated McArthur.
While the current price of diesel varies little from last month, Valk said supplies are running short.
Other new features include: tape monitoring for IBM Automated Tape Libraries, enhanced integration with security packages, new thresholds for conditions such as HSM control datasets running short on storage, and enhanced collection options for historical on-line and batch data.
We here in Los Angeles, with the coming of the Democratic National Convention in August, have seen our city government blackmailed to the tune of $4 million to the Democratic National Convention, while the Fire Department is running short of firefighters and paramedics.
The (Federal Communications Commission) requires us, when numbers are running short on an area code, we are required to do something, either a split or an overlay,'' said Tim Sullivan, an adviser to Commissioner Henry Duque.
Without assumed earnings from the stock market, Clinton's plan would fall about five years short of a key goal: keeping Social Security from running short of cash for 55 years.
Ramirez noted that the Knights' Christmas party has become so popular in recent years that until this weekend, it was perilously close to running short on toys.
With time running short, the candidates became less strident toward each other and sought to address major issues such as water and growth.
They wait until now to come in, and we're running short on a few styles.
But many schools are running short of space, pushing costs higher, analysts noted.