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Emergency medicine A nurse or other healthcare worker responsible for obtaining supplies or medications needed during emergency CPR
Sports medicine A person whose primary exercise is running/jogging.
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runnerDrug slang A person who transports drugs, but may not sell them. See Body packer. Cf Dealer Emergency medicine A nurse or personnel responsible for obtaining supplies or medications needed during emergency CPR. See Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Code blue.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
stolona long, slender stem running along the surface of the ground, arising from the axil of a leaf, whose function is to enable rapid VEGATIVE PROPAGATION in an area. Along the runner are small scale-leaves with buds from which roots emerge and enter the soil. Eventually the runner withers, leaving many new daughter plants (each is a CLONE). Runners are found in, for example, strawberries and creeping buttercup.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005