run

(redirected from ran across)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to ran across: ameliorative, reassign, stirred up, undeterred, holding back, took over

run

(rŭn),
A group of successive measurements in an analytic process or during a period of time within which the accuracy and precision of the measuring system are expected to be stable.
[ME runnen, fr. A. S. rinnan, fr. O.N. rinna]

run

(rŭn)
1. A group of successive measurements in an analytic process or during a period of time within which the accuracy and precision of the measuring system are expected to be stable.
2. Colloq. discharging mucus nasally.
3. A physical activity or sport (5-mi run).
[ME runnen, fr. A. S. rinnan, fr. O.N. rinna]

run

[AS. rinnan, run]
To exude pus or mucus.
References in periodicals archive ?
I jumped down and ran across, narrowly missing one train.
The adults ran across the muddy plain in one direction.
At age 65, Lovy ran across the state of Michigan (700 miles) as a fundraiser for the Easter Seals and in November 2005, he plans to run the Cliff Young Australian Six-Day Race (300 miles) for the third time.
He reached in and grasped the firearm, then ran across the street.
Arnold ran across old references to the phenomenon and confirmed it by examining under a black light some 700 skins of Australian parrots from museum collections.
The pair, aged about 12 or 13, then ran across the carriageway and sat in the central reservation, before running across the other side.
Videos projected on the back wall traced the salt transfer itself: they showed Joo "swimming" through two-thousand pounds of powdered MSG, a salt substitute; in the next sequence the artist evolved from an aquatic organism to a four-legged creature to a man, as he crawled, stood, and then ran across the great Salt Flats in Utah.
Bernard and North Claiborne Avenue When I ran across you And you told me you were married And had two kids And I remember the man you were with Who you introduced as your husband Who looked to be much too old for you
The magazine's title ran across a drawing of a globe with a pair of lines running horizontally across the front.
He ran across the street to the hospital several times, delivered three babies and ran back so he didn't miss anything.
The dad-of-one, who ran across America in 100 days earlier this year, said: "Australia will be even harder.
A MAN was arrested as he ran across the canal in Huddersfield after a burglary at an engineering firm.