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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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A council spokesman said the authority is currently working towards reopening a route known locally as the Donkey Path, which runs down from Marine Parade.
When applied, the silicone runs down around the battery post and terminal to completely seal out moisture.
A long corridor, like a street, runs down the inner side of the building with side aisles and sliding doors giving access to the treatment rooms on the street side, and ancillary services and archives on the other.