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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.

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The glowing red-lettered pronouncements about human sexuality that ran across the back scrim in Full Half Wrong brought the notion of virgin sacrific into contemporary focus (and distracted the eye from the efforts of the dances).
Then, when we finally got back in the van, it ran across the road."
Bernard and North Claiborne Avenue When I ran across you And you told me you were married And had two kids And I remember the man you were with Who you introduced as your husband Who looked to be much too old for you
The magazine's title ran across a drawing of a globe with a pair of lines running horizontally across the front.
"I remember something - during that time, I didn't measure the speed of a car and I was running across the freeway and this big truck was coming and it beeped its horn and it felt like it was over me, and I thought, 'Well, I won't try that again"' Music superstar Tina Turner, describing how she ran across a US freeway to escape her abusive husband.
Summary: The draw was held on the last day of DSS, which ran across the emirate from July 1 to August 12
Another Wood Road resident said that pupils going to nearby schools often ran across the road at the Halewood junction.
I climbed up the supports and ran across the bridge, that was 69 years ago.
Mark, from Shotley Bridge in County Durham, ran across the USA in 100 days in aid of St Benedict's Hospice and The Children's Foundation.
Shane Jeavons, of Solihull, West Midlands, had been with pals when he ran across Lode Lane and was knocked down by a blue Audi.
A MAN was arrested as he ran across the canal in Huddersfield after a burglary at an engineering firm.