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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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14: As 5 goes to the corner, 3 runs off 2's baseline screen and moves to the low post on the ball side.
Rehan also went on to share a good partnership with Vikrant Shetty who hit 19 runs off 15 balls.
He was well-supported by Sumesh who scored 12 runs off 17 balls.
Mumbai Indian's aspiration of a win further suffered when shikhar Dawan (3 runs off 7 balls) and Abhishek Nayar (10 runs off 6 balls) fell very shortly.
Thomas top scored with 16 runs off 11 balls with one six and a four.
With the Kiwis needing nine runs off the last three balls, McCullum kept his cool and smacked two successive boundaries to level the score.
Sukesh top-scored for Bunts with 11 runs off six balls.
Our team gets four runs off Mussina, they did a fantastic job,'' Percival said of the offense.
Nowshi top- scored with 18 runs off 13 balls with one four and a six.
I believe the maid, who runs off to work illegally should be deported and fined like any other illegal worker.
Imran scored 12 runs off 13 balls and Amir was not out with 20 runs off 13 balls.
They put on an impressive display of batting, with Adnan Butt scoring 67 runs off 38 balls with seven fours and 3 sixes.