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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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FIRST ASHES BALL: 1-4 Dot Ball, 7-2 One run off bat, 16-1 Four runs off bat, 16-1 Bye or Leg Bye, 20-1 Two runs off bat, 20-1 Wicket, 20-1 Wide, 25-1 No Ball, 40-1 Three runs off bat, 150-1 Six runs off bat.
One very big mistake when discussing the issues of maids is that those that do run off are all poor abused women.
Chasing a target of 150, New Zealand scored the winning run off the last ball.
Bella is driving home on terribly icy conditions when she is run off the road.
The StormGate Separator improves water quality by directing polluted, low-volume run off into stormwater "cleaning" chambers while allowing heavy rainfall to bypass the chambers.
When your tormentor has finally been run off or captured by the police, could any reasonable person expect you to pay off debt acquired under such circumstances?
While management of REM has indicated that there has not been any material adverse change since June 1995 in the underlying fundamentals affecting the economic viability of Home's run off, the rating downgrade reflects Best's opinion that its financial strength is vulnerable to unfavorable developments, particularly those related to environmental and asbestos liabilities.
Andrew Rothseid designed the run off plan for Y-Mutual and, as Principal of RunOff Re.
FIRST ASHES BALL: 1/4 Dot Ball, 7/2 One run off bat, 16/1 Four runs off bat, 16/1 Bye or Leg Bye, 20/1 Two runs off bat, 20/1 Wicket, 20/1 Wide, 25/1 No Ball, 40/1 Three runs off bat, 150/1 Six runs off bat.