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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
References in periodicals archive ?
He said, at present 60 destitute, neglected and runaway children are residing at Rawalpindi center and being provided all possible facilities.
USA], Jul 5 ( ANI ): The fastest-moving stars in our galaxy are in fact runaways from a much smaller galaxy in orbit around our own, according to a recent study.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A group of astronomers have shown that the fastest-moving stars in our galaxy - which are travelling so fast that they can escape the Milky Way - are in fact runaways from a much smaller galaxy in orbit around our own.
Runaway pacemaker may be rarely observed, particularly in the emergency unit.
With more runaways spotted, the researchers will be able to trace the stars' motions backward in order to find the source of their accelerating kicks.
Since 2005, United Airlines has contributed more than $210,000 in cash and in-kind support to the National Runaway Safeline," said Maureen Blaha, NRS executive director.
But, many of these runaway workers are cheated by their gang leaders, and most of their employers are of the same nationality; cheating their own brethren, taking commissions from them and so on.
The Runaway Bunny has been performed in theatres all over the world and previous narrators have included top actresses like Brooke Shields, Glenn Close and Star Trek Voyager star Kate Mulgrew.
The runaway gave back Dh200,000 to keep with her but took it back from her the next morning.
The National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) has released the the first national study that addresses this issue: "Runaway Youth Longitudinal Study 2011," which found that adolescents who run away from home experience more health issues, economic woes, and run-ins with law enforcement officials as adults than their peers who do not run away from home.
During the meeting, NAPCWA provided an update on recent work on the overlap between runaway and homeless youth and older youth in foster care.
The report's authors said parents might not report runaway children as missing to the police because they knew where they were and felt they were safe.