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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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It will almost invariably try to run to ground any suggestions that a supplier is fixing its distributors' resale prices or that competitors are together colluding on the prices they charge customers.
So the Fox will be run to ground but let's not be diverted from what Cameron, with the help of his liberal Democrat allies, is really doing.
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