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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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Spokesman John Wright said: "It was touch and go at one stage when he was just two runs short and we were really sweating.
Kieron Gohery (77) led the Plain run charge, but then Anthony Ward hit six fours and three sixes on his way to a bright 63 that raised Lintz hopes, only for those to be dashed by Neil Killeen (4-75) and Shane Oliver (3-51), the visitors ending just 14 runs short on 247-9.
At one stage they even looked like they might fall short of the follow-on, but an unbeaten stand of 45 between Virat Kohli and R Ashwin left them just 15 runs short of that target.
Then here we were only 50 runs short in the end, even though we have not tried to win this Test on the last day because we kept losing wickets regularly and knew we were not in a position to do so.
There were two Lord's wickets for Abdul Razzaq as Essex stumbled to 90-4, still 107 runs short of making Middlesex bat again.
Zimbabwe's Andy Flower fell two runs short of a century as Essex triumphed by four wickets over Surrey at Chelmsford.
The home team were 20 for one in their second innings, still 12 runs short of making Michael Vaughan's team bat again, when the match was called off.
For students and professionals in today's fast-paced society, time runs short and carrying excess belongings becomes laborious.
Paul Underwood made 69 as fourth-placed Lanchester finished on 206-6 and then Michael Lukic and Kieran Taylor took four wickets apiece as Burnopfield ended up seven runs short of that total - despite Russell Hughes' 86.
However, match winner Dan Owen trapped him lbw to close with figures of 6-31 as Bridge finished 11 runs short on 144.
Neil Stephens scored 51, Hassan 51 and Majid Awan 36, but Penarth III just finished eight runs short on 266 all out.