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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 promenade stretching the length of the shore runs past the front of the house, animated by Santa Monica beach life.
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Sir - Yes there should be a replacement for the soon-to-be demolished Wales National Ice Rink within the grounds of Glamorgan County Cricket Club at Sophia Gardens as this development will not include any building or use of Pontcanna fields and the public/cycle route that runs past the caravan park to Western Avenue.