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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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In the 4th constituency, Isa Al Qadhi is contesting the run off against Munira Fakhroo.
Yes, there are too many maids who are being abused but if they can run off to work illegally they can also run off to their embassy or a police station for protection from an abusive situation and return home.
Cross-compliance technical advisor Simon Draper said: "Where soil or water has run off fields, or formed a gully in the field, the farm's Soil Protection Review needs to be updated and the event recorded."