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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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The Scots are most likely to get ill as a result of their work, while the Welsh are most likely to feel run down.
The error only occurs in the following case and in version 11 or earlier versions of the software: During a telephone call, the battery has to have run down to such an extent that the warning signal notifying the user about this status has rung three times in the space of one minute.
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Summary: A man will appear in court after two police officers were run down by a car during the riots.
I was very shocked to see how run down and dilapidated the whole area is.
Unattractive run down former heavy industrial area in desperate need of modernisation and investment.
Dean Neary, 17, who lives round the corner in Catherine Street, said: "We all used to play on James Street as kids, 20 or more at a time, but nobody uses it because it's so run down.
Lynch made a great run down the right wing before crossing to McManus who controlled the ball on his chest before smashing the ball into the back of the net.
I'm thinking, I guess I can't run down the street in heels any more
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For months, America has listened to the Democratic candidates run down each other, run down their country and run down their president.