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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 classic literature ?
Our train ran off the line and pitched down an embankment.
If he ran off his true mark we would be asking him to run to a mark of 174ish, which there is no evidence for.
The Daily Racing Form's Steve Andersen makes a good point: ``If one of them ran off, shouldn't the other have run off?
POLICE dogs were called out in the hunt for a man who ran off after his car was stopped by officers.
At home, she must con tend alone with her drunken and sometimes abusive father, as her Haida Indian mother ran off years ago.