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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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One resident said she heard "about 15" gunshots before seeing people running past her house.
It is the equivalent of running away from a gang in the street and running past several policemen to find one that's going to offer you more than safety.
He said: "He didn't stop but the victim is convinced the jogger saw what was going on and it is because of him running past that the offenders made off.
If you spot me guzzling a fizzy drink, stuffing a Sayer's pasty in my mouth or running past the fruit stall in Old Hall Street you have my permission to give me a sharp slap.
Because Tyler loves bowling over defenders as much as simply running past them, he's perhaps the area's most feared player.
Before anybody could do anything he was vaulting over the top of them and running past the guards.
I AM 80 and was about to board a train from Irvine to Glasgow when six teenagers came running past, shouting and waving their arms about.