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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.
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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.
In 1998, the year with the more dramatic results, they found that an average of 63 liters of water ran off each square meter of the plastic-mulched soil.
The plaintiff claimed the fungicides used on the banana plantations in Ecuador ran off into the shrimp farm and poisoned them, thus reducing the shrimp harvest.
Kim had apparently been riding east on the winding two-lane road and ran off the north side and down the slope, Witmer said.
At home, she must contend alone with her drunken and sometimes abusive father, as her Haida Indian mother ran off years ago.