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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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Lowest-income quartile: 57 percent are likely to run short of money.
However, he was outshone by team-mate Dean Musther, who fell just one run short of a deserved halfcentury as the visitors totalled 149-7 in their 20 overs.
Montclair Prep 9, Animo Leadership 1: Montclair Prep's Grant Bomann was a home run short of hitting for the cycle, finishing 3 for 4 with three RBI and two runs scored.
While Astle notched up his 10th Test hundred, McCullum fell an agonising one run short of his second Test ton before Franklin's maiden Test 50 took New Zealand to 561 all out.
Sears has had trouble stocking its Craftsman Laser Trac Level in the tool department, while Wal-Mart cheerily reports that it hasn't run short of anything.