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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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Listen to the sound of God's blessings "running down" from the gracious Lord who gives life its goodness in community and praise.
GP-B is basically a big tank of liquid helium with a tube running down its center.
Without infantry support, there was no chance of occupying Viet Cong territory or running down significant numbers of VC soldiers.
The bandits fled empty-handed, running down a nearby street before the wounded man, Valdez Franklin, collapsed and died.
Special annular dies are adjustable while running down to a gap of 0.2 mm for producing foams 0.7 to 1.5 mm thick.
Running down hills provides an eccentric workout that will also protect you against the muscle soreness downhill running can cause.
Popadich had been on the run since allegedly shooting his girlfriend on Sunday and then running down 19 people in Manhattan on Tuesday.
The main axis of the assembly, running north-east/south-west, is traced by the line of a long thin swimming pool running down the middle between house and studios.