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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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As I say, I've run past Kirk's place a few times so I'm well familiar with the testing Lagan towpath.
Turner said: "He is starting to run past people again with the ball and that goal will give him great confidence.
Customers at a nearby pub today described seeing a hooded figure run past them carrying a firearm moments before three shots rang out.
It can be a thankless task as 9,200 sweaty, exhausted people run past, in most cases too tired to express their gratitude.
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Miss Bell was walking along Glan y Pwll at Rhywbyfdir when she saw Emma Owen run past her and bang on the door of a house.
The Burnt Post in Kenpas Highway, Styvechale, The Holyhead, in Holyhead Road, Coventry city centre and The Open Arms in Daventry Road, Cheylesmore all have special licences to run past midnight.