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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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It had drifted and run aground off the Mumbai beach.
A fuel tanker loaded with nine million litres of diesel fuel has run aground in the far north of Canada but none of the fuel is believed to have spilled.
It was all so different from the vessel's inglorious entry into Southampton early yesterday when, as strong westerly winds blew, the liner had run aground on a sandbank near the Isle of Wight.
The stricken cargo ship which was run aground near Sidmouth in east Devon after being damaged in storms.
When ships run aground off the coast, this group of men charge out onto the beach and attempt to rescue the sailors on board the sinking ships.
According to the coast guard, the penalty is a common step taken against skippers of ships that run aground.
A CARGO ship drifting without crew in heavy seas was expected to run aground after a final attempt to attach a line to her failed.
Finnreel, a Finnish cargo ship, has reportedly run aground off Rauma, Finland.