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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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Australia were scuttled by India's brilliant fielding, the pick of which came from man-of-the-match Ravindra Jadeja who took two run outs.
Australia still had Clarke and Mike Hussey but Sri Lanka effectively had the game won when Hussey was run out for 16, leaving Australia 156 for six.
We did not have much to hit them with a young attack but to have three run outs in the first seven is not good enough.
Earlier, Sri Lanka made 219 but lost five men to run outs.
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Azhar admitted that running between the wickets has been a matter of concern for Pakistan with the team recording most run outs this year, with last match producing three run outs.
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Elyse Villani was named player of the match for her knock of 50 and her two run outs.
Captain Mohammad Nabi (55) and opener Noor Ali Zadran (43) also made good contributions, but the Afghans were not helped by three run outs in their innings.
Grant Stretton took 2-12, North 2-10, Paul Fleming 2-20 and Andy Bellis 2-25 and Fleming also produced some high quality fielding to bring about run outs.
North toiled away for 90 overs but took only two wickets with the ball, the other two wickets to fall involving run outs.
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