run

(redirected from runway)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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 ?
It costs much less, in part, because it did not consider a third runway.
Modern technology is such that, the possibility of creating a procedure that allows the use of the emergency runway to be integrated with the main runway exists in future," he added.
Keep in mind that this is a note on an approach to Runway 26.
5 million to rehabilitate taxiways A1 and A2 and to purchase aircraft rescue and firefighting safety equipment, and rehabilitate Runway 13/31.
Mr McKinney estimates that, together with the smaller isolation transformers with which they are paired, the new LED runway edge lights will use only half the electricity of their predecessors, while PHX expects its new LED centreline leadoff lights to use a third less energy.
Today's runway is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with an average of around 170 take offs or landings each day and closing only for Christmas Day, when no flights are scheduled to operate.
The last Labour government supported a third runway at Heathrow, but expansion at the west London airport was ruled out by the coalition when it took power in May 2010.
The federal authorities have asked the state government to acquire roughly 20 acres for the runway extension work.
Our main goal was to shut down the runway only once," Tucker says.
New taxiways will also be constructed on the southern runway to boost capacity.
Runway resurfacing is a common occurrence with airports around the world, however, as Dubai International offers airlines a 24/7 operation, runway closures are more complex and must be meticulously planned.