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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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But he runs foul of the local heavy - played by former Eldorado star Campbell Morrison - who is Godfather of the pie world.
First, he points out that previous commentators have failed to extend their scepticism from Byron's texts to their author, with the result that Byron's scepticism has been presented as a character trait, a procedure which runs foul of the sceptical premiss that no interpretation, including biographical interpretation, can lead to knowledge.
Because Alice is a dreamer, a nonconformist, she runs foul of her sadistic teacher who drags her to the Governor's office for daring to express her individuality through her drawings.