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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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it was you that put it into the heads of Henry and John to run away.
I supposed that they had consulted together, and had decided that, as I was the whole cause of the intention of the others to run away, it was hard to make the innocent suffer with the guilty; and that they had, therefore, concluded to take the others home, and sell me, as a warning to the others that remained.
Anay Turge 7 ran Record of first three home: 3 wins from 3 runs - Drumshambo (2 wins), Rody = +9 Record of last four home: 1 win from 3 runs - Bendant = +2 Total record: 4 wins from 6 runs (67%) for a profit of +PS6 to PS1 levels.
THE Indian Club eased past ABM Climex by 70 runs while Global Metal had a massive win of 97 runs over EM Dekor in the Bahrain Cricket Association League.
Alois Gaigl, 41, a cyclist from Ventura who will run the half-marathon in Santa Clarita, runs one or two marathons every year.
The QB receives the snap and runs toward the play-side tackle's outside hip.
These long runs are the base upon which faster running is built.
Buying the right shoes remains wholly contingent on understanding an individual's needs and goals; Langer emphasizes that runners should beware of any salesperson who recommends the shoes he or she runs in.
Last year in Houston, Baltimore Orioles' shortstop Miguel Tejada of the Dominican Republic launched 27 home runs to win the 2004 CENTURY 21 Home Run Derby title.
ANAHEIM -- The Angels simply refuse to let Jered Weaver lose a game, rallying for four runs Thursday in the eighth inning to get their rookie off the hook.
The time spent at VO2max is comparable to a workout of three- and five-minute runs with longer recoveries.
Coaching point: Although the second puller must wrap on the play-side LB, he must keep his eyes on him as he is pulling in case the LB runs through.