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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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Lowest-income quartile: 41 percent are likely to run short of money.
Coventry's reply was based around a patient innings from opener Keith Bell, who compiled his runs over 47 overs before being caught behind by Clifford off Jamie Spires (2-36) one run short of his half century.
Paull Khan, Weatherbys' director of racing and banking, said: "In the past it has been a problem at all but the big race meetings if you run short of money.
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