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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 is well known that speculative run ups in prices can be broken and reversed by sudden increases in the cost of buying and holding leveraged positions, which is done by increasing interest rates or margin requirements.
"Finally I can get back to the longer run ups and the bigger poles and hopefully be back to and beyond my previous best.
I only hope we will get the same kind of taxis, with easy run ups and good service, as we have today.