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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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Fifteen trains ran past the signal by 25 yards or less
The beast ran past Daniel before turning back and ramming its horns into his groin.
As he did so, a jogger ran past and disturbed the robbers, causing them to flee the scene with the phone.
The 80-yearold was in a ginnel off Rectory Drive in Kirkheaton when a man ran past and grabbed the floral patterned bag.
15am on January 20, a 27-year-old woman got out of a taxi on Whinhowe Road and was walking home when a man ran past her and snatched her handbag.
Ulrich Elementary during a morning nutrition break and rather than seek help from the cafeteria staff when the food got caught in his throat, he ran past six classrooms to find Cooper in her classroom.
He nipped between two defenders to steal the ball, ran past keeper Ian Thain and steered the ball home from a tight angle.
Five trains ran past the signal by more than 200 yards, while 19 ran past the signal by 25 yards or less.
The woman was loading her car when a man ran past her trolley and grabbed her bag, lying on top of the shopping.
Eleven of these were regarded as serious, and in three cases trains ran past danger signals by more than 200 yards.
The visitors went in front three minutes before the break when Michael Kyd ran past three defenders to score, and seven minutes after the break Benjamin burst through to make it 2-0.
But, on the hour, he suddenly turned just inside the Shrewsbury half, ran past three defenders and finished with a cool shot from 15 yards.