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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.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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MIDLAND MP Daniel Kawczynski got the attention of fellow MPs when he told them how he ran around in his dressing gown in the early hours of the morning.
The 35-year-old stripped off at 9am in Calton Road Cemetery in Edinburgh and ran around the graveyard for around 20 minutes.
Velocities ran around 1,850 to 2,000 fps depending upon barrel length.