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Definition of Run

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jog or move at a pace faster than that of walking; flee, escape; pass, vanish; operate, activate; manage, direct; become; carry out, fulfill; continue, last; leak, drip; spread; compete
instance of jogging or moving quickly; distance, range; journey, trip; track, path; series, sequence; tear in a nylon stocking; aggressive effort; (Baseball) score made by a runner who touched all four bases in a safe manner
worn out, exhausted
Run Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of Technical Theatre Terms
A sequence of performances of the same production.
Jon Primrose
Run Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
To go swiftly; to pass at a swift pace; to hasten.
  
(a.)
To have a course or direction; as, a line runs east and west.
  
(a.)
To have a legal course; to be attached; to continue in force, effect, or operation; to follow; to go in company; as, certain covenants run with the land.
  
(a.)
To have growth or development; as, boys and girls run up rapidly.
  
(a.)
To make numerous drafts or demands for payment, as upon a bank; -- with on.
  
(a.)
To make progress; to proceed; to pass.
  
(a.)
To move rapidly by springing steps so that there is an instant in each step when neither foot touches the ground; -- so distinguished from walking in athletic competition.
  
(a.)
To move, proceed, advance, pass, go, come, etc., swiftly, smoothly, or with quick action; -- said of things animate or inanimate. Hence, to flow, glide, or roll onward, as a stream, a snake, a wagon, etc.; to move by quicker action than in walking, as a person, a horse, a dog.
  
(a.)
To pass from one state or condition to another; to come into a certain condition; -- often with in or into; as, to run into evil practices; to run in debt.
  
(a.)
To pass or go quickly in thought or conversation; as, to run from one subject to another.
  
(a.)
To proceed along a surface; to extend; to spread.
  
(a.)
To sail before the wind, in distinction from reaching or sailing closehauled; -- said of vessels.
  
(a.)
To spread and blend together; to unite; as, colors run in washing.
  
(a.)
To steal off; to depart secretly.
  
(a.)
To tend, as to an effect or consequence; to incline.
  
(a.)
To travel; to make progress; to be moved by mechanical means; to go; as, the steamboat runs regularly to Albany; the train runs to Chicago.
  
(a.)
To turn, as a wheel; to revolve on an axis or pivot; as, a wheel runs swiftly round.
  
(n.)
A continuing urgent demand; especially, a pressure on a bank or treasury for payment of its notes.
  
(a.)
Melted, or made from molten material; cast in a mold; as, run butter; run iron or lead.
  
(a.)
Smuggled; as, run goods.
  
(a.)
Specifically, of a horse: To move rapidly in a gait in which each leg acts in turn as a propeller and a supporter, and in which for an instant all the limbs are gathered in the air under the body.
  
(a.)
To be in form thus, as a combination of words.
  
(a.)
To be played on the stage a number of successive days or nights; as, the piece ran for six months.
  
(a.)
To be popularly known; to be generally received.
  
(a.)
To become fluid; to melt; to fuse.
  
(a.)
To contend in a race; hence, to enter into a contest; to become a candidate; as, to run for Congress.
  
(a.)
To continue in operation; to be kept in action or motion; as, this engine runs night and day; the mill runs six days in the week.
  
(a.)
To continue without falling due; to hold good; as, a note has thirty days to run.
  
(a.)
To creep, as serpents.
  
(a.)
To discharge pus or other matter; as, an ulcer runs.
  
(a.)
To discuss; to continue to think or speak about something; -- with on.
  
(a.)
To exert continuous activity; to proceed; as, to run through life; to run in a circle.
  
(a.)
To extend; to reach; as, the road runs from Philadelphia to New York; the memory of man runneth not to the contrary.
  
(a.)
To flee, as from fear or danger.
  
(a.)
To flow, as a liquid; to ascend or descend; to course; as, rivers run to the sea; sap runs up in the spring; her blood ran cold.
  
(a.)
To go back and forth from place to place; to ply; as, the stage runs between the hotel and the station.
  
(v. i.)
To be charged with, or to contain much of, while flowing; as, the rivers ran blood.
  
(v. i.)
To cause to be drawn; to mark out; to indicate; to determine; as, to run a line.
  
(v. i.)
To cause to enter; to thrust; as, to run a sword into or through the body; to run a nail into the foot.
  
(v. i.)
To cause to pass, or evade, offical restrictions; to smuggle; -- said of contraband or dutiable goods.
  
(v. i.)
To cause to stand as a candidate for office; to support for office; as, to run some one for Congress.
  
(v. i.)
To conduct; to manage; to carry on; as, to run a factory or a hotel.
  
(v. i.)
To discharge; to emit; to give forth copiously; to be bathed with; as, the pipe or faucet runs hot water.
  
(v. i.)
To drive or force; to cause, or permit, to be driven.
  
(v. i.)
To encounter or incur, as a danger or risk; as, to run the risk of losing one's life. See To run the chances, below.
  
(v. i.)
To fuse; to shape; to mold; to cast; as, to run bullets, and the like.
  
(v. i.)
To go through or accomplish by running; as, to run a race; to run a certain career.
  
(v. i.)
To migrate or move in schools; -- said of fish; esp., to ascend a river in order to spawn.
  
(v. i.)
To pursue in thought; to carry in contemplation.
  
(v. i.)
To put at hazard; to venture; to risk.
  
(v. i.)
To sew, as a seam, by passing the needle through material in a continuous line, generally taking a series of stitches on the needle at the same time.
  
(v. i.)
To tease with sarcasms and ridicule.
  
(v. t.)
To cause to run (in the various senses of Run, v. i.); as, to run a horse; to run a stage; to run a machine; to run a rope through a block.
  

of Run
  
(n.)
A course; a series; that which continues in a certain course or series; as, a run of good or bad luck.
  
(n.)
A pair or set of millstones.
  
(n.)
A pleasure excursion; a trip.
  
(n.)
A range or extent of ground for feeding stock; as, a sheep run.
  
(n.)
A roulade, or series of running tones.
  
(n.)
A small stream; a brook; a creek.
  
(n.)
A voyage; as, a run to China.
  
(n.)
Continued repetition on the stage; -- said of a play; as, to have a run of a hundred successive nights.
  
(n.)
In baseball, a complete circuit of the bases made by a player, which enables him to score one; in cricket, a passing from one wicket to the other, by which one point is scored; as, a player made three runs; the side went out with two hundred runs.
  
(n.)
State of being current; currency; popularity.
  
(n.)
That which runs or flows in the course of a certain operation, or during a certain time; as, a run of must in wine making; the first run of sap in a maple orchard.
  
(n.)
The act of migrating, or ascending a river to spawn; -- said of fish; also, an assemblage or school of fishes which migrate, or ascend a river for the purpose of spawning.
  
(n.)
The act of running; as, a long run; a good run; a quick run; to go on the run.
  
(n.)
The aftermost part of a vessel's hull where it narrows toward the stern, under the quarter.
  
(n.)
The distance sailed by a ship; as, a good run; a run of fifty miles.
  
(n.)
The greatest degree of swiftness in marching. It is executed upon the same principles as the double-quick, but with greater speed.
  
(n.)
The horizontal distance to which a drift may be carried, either by license of the proprietor of a mine or by the nature of the formation; also, the direction which a vein of ore or other substance takes.
  
(p. p.)
of Run
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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run
\run\ (?), v. i. [imp. ran (?) or run; p. p. run; p. pr. & vb. n. running.] [oe. rinnen, rennen (imp. ran, p. p. runnen, ronnen). as. rinnan to flow (imp. ran, p. p. gerunnen), and iernan, irnan, to run (imp. orn, arn, earn, p. p. urnen); akin to d. runnen, rennen, os. & ohg. rinnan, g. rinnen, rennen, icel. renna, rinna, sw. rinna, r?nna, dan. rinde, rende, goth. rinnan, and perh. to l. oriri to rise, gr. &?; to stir up, rouse, skr. &?; (cf. origin), or perh. to l. rivus brook (cf. rival). ?11. cf. ember, a., rennet.]
1. to move, proceed, advance, pass, go, come, etc., swiftly, smoothly, or with quick action; -- said of things animate or inanimate. hence, to flow, glide, or roll onward, as a stream, a snake, a wagon, etc.; to move by quicker action than in walking, as a person, a horse, a dog. specifically:
2. of voluntary or personal action: (a) to go swiftly; to pass at a swift pace; to hasten. "ha, ha, the fox!" and after him they ran. (b) to flee, as from fear or danger. as from a bear a man would run for life. (c) to steal off; to depart secretly. my conscience will serve me to run from this jew. (d) to contend in a race; hence, to enter into a contest; to become a candidate; as, to run for congress. know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? so run, that ye may obtain. ix. 24. (e) to pass from one state or condition to another; to come into a certain condition; -- often with in or into; as, to run into evil practices; to run in debt. have i not cause to rave and beat my breast, to rend my heart with grief and run distracted? (f) to exert continuous activity; to proceed; as, to run through life; to run in a circle. (g) to pass or go quickly in thought or conversation; as, to run from one subject to another. virgil, in his first georgic, has run into a set of precepts foreign to his subject. (h) to discuss; to continue to think or speak about something; -- with on. (i) to make numerous drafts or demands for payment, as upon a bank; -- with on. (j) to creep, as serpents.
3. of involuntary motion: (a) to flow, as a liquid; to ascend or descend; to course; as, rivers run to the sea; sap runs up in the spring; her blood ran cold. (b) to proceed along a surface; to extend; to spread. the fire ran along upon the ground. ix. 23. (c) to become fluid; to melt; to fuse. as wax dissolves, as ice begins to run. sussex iron ores run freely in the fire. (d) to turn, as a wheel; to revolve on an axis or pivot; as, a wheel runs swiftly round. (e) to travel; to make progress; to be moved by mechanical means; to go; as, the steamboat runs regularly to albany; the train runs to chicago. (f) to extend; to reach; as, the road runs from philadelphia to new york; the memory of man runneth not to the contrary. she saw with joy the line immortal run, each sire impressed, and glaring in his son. (g) to go back and forth from place to place; to ply; as, the stage runs between the hotel and the station. (h) to make progress; to proceed; to pass. as fast as our time runs, we should be very glad in most part of our lives that it ran much faster. (i) to continue in operation; to be kept in action or motion; as, this engine runs night and day; the mill runs six days in the week. when we desire anything, our minds run wholly on the good circumstances of it; when it is obtained, our minds run wholly on the bad ones. (j) to have a course or direction; as, a line runs east and west. where the generally allowed practice runs counter to it. little is the wisdom, where the flight so runs against all reason. (k) to be in form thus, as a combination of words. the king's ordinary style runneth, "our sovereign lord the king." sanderson. (l) to be popularly known; to be generally received. men gave them their own names, by which they run a great while in rome. w. temple. neither was he ignorant what report ran of himself. (m) to have growth or de



 run into 
 in the long run 
 run low 
 to let run 
 the common run 
 run by 
 sheep run 
 run down 
 to give go run or sail large 
 run dry 
 to let go by the run 
 hacking run 
 earned run 
 run bases 
 trial run 
 run batted in 
 run afoul 
 hard run 
 run around 
 run aground 
 mile run 
 run along 
 to cut and run 
 home run 
 run time 
 as things run 
 to run a blockade 
 run up 
 hit-and-run 
 run-around 
 the run 
 run roughshod 
 run a risk 
 run short 
 cattle run 
 run steel 
 by the run 
 run for 
 long-run 
 run on 
 horse run 
 run out 
 long run 
 run over 
 run of stars 
 at the long run 
 run off 
 run across 
 run off the rails 
 unearned run 
The Phrase Finder
Meaning
To depart quickly.
Origin
A naval reference, originally meaning cutting the cable and running before the wind.
Meaning
Go wild.
Origin
The Malay word for 'attack fiercely' is 'amok'. One explanation of the phrase is that Malays sometimes got drunk and run around shouting 'amok, amok'.
Meaning
Run out of energy.
Origin
Steam engines gradually slow and then stop when the fire that powers the boiler is too low to produce steam.
Origin
From Shakespeare's Henry VI. Part II.
Origin
From Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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Irish Gaelic words and phrases
secret, intention, intent
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
n., rith
I run: rithim
prov., A good run is better than a bad stand: Is fear rith maith ná drochsheasamh
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Adredeg = v. to run again, to run back
Dadredeg = v. to run back
Darymred = n. an excursion, a colliquation; a diarhoea; v. to run; to move
Gwyfo = v. to run out or flat
Hidlo = v. to distil, to run
Peryglu = v. to run into danger
Rhe = n. a swift motion, a run, a. fleet. speedy, active
Rheb = n. a run by, a going off
Rhed = n. a course, a race, a run
Rhedeg = n. a run, a. running; v. to run, to race
Rhedfa = n. a course, a run
Rheu = v. to run about; to move
Rhwysglo = v. to run headlong
about; to run out
Anagram
   urn
Australian Slang
hopeless at organizing, running a business
(of a male) urinate
be ahead or in a favourable position
eat all you want
be very thin, skinny
if you can't take the pressure, choose alternative course of action
(of a river) be flowing up to the top of the banks
work as a bookmaker
(obsolete) (of a racehorse) to perform as tipped
behave promiscuously
be in a state of confusion or panic (from earlier "chooky", "chuckey", from British dialect, ultimately imitative of the cackling of chickens)
be in a state of confusion or panic (from earlier "chooky", "chuckey", from British dialect, ultimately imitative of the cackling of chickens)
keep company with
1. elope with; 2. win easily: “They ran away with the election”
(horseracing) (of a horse) be deliberately pulled up so that it does not run at its best
1. arrest; 2. disagreement; argument; quarrel
not the best race (horse race); to run very slowly or to run very fast
eat as much as one wants (originally from a brand name, appearing on the blades, of both knives and shears)
succession of bad luck or unfortunate happenings
1. steal; 2. elope; 3. leave one's spouse in order to co-habit with another person
be economical (usually about a car)
desert; abandon
perform with far greater success
(of a male) have sexual intercourse
(crass) act of sexual intercourse
diarrhoea
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely; "the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th"; "their first tally came in the 3rd inning"
(synonym) tally
(hypernym) score
(hyponym) earned run
2. the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
(synonym) test, trial
(hypernym) attempt, effort, endeavor, endeavour, try
(hyponym) assay
(derivation) move, go
3. a race run on foot; "she broke the record for the half-mile run"
(synonym) footrace, foot race
(hypernym) race
(hyponym) funrun, fun run
(derivation) race
4. an unbroken series of events; "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies"
(synonym) streak
(hypernym) succession
(hyponym) losing streak
5. (American football) a play in which a player runs with the ball; "the defensive line braced to stop the run"; "the coach put great emphasis on running"
(synonym) running, running play, running game
(hypernym) football play
(hyponym) draw, draw play
(classification) American football, American football game
6. a regular trip; "the ship made its run in record time"
(hypernym) trip
(derivation) ply
7. the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace; "he broke into a run"; "his daily run keeps him fit"
(synonym) running
(hypernym) locomotion, travel
(hyponym) dash, sprint
8. the continuous period of time during which something (a machine or a factory) operates or continues in operation; "the assembly line was on a 12-hour run"
(hypernym) time period, period of time, period
(hyponym) print run, press run
9. unrestricted freedom to use; "he has the run of the house"
(hypernym) liberty
10. the production achieved during a continuous period of operation (of a machine or factory etc.); "a daily run of 100,000 gallons of paint"
(hypernym) indefinite quantity
11. a small stream
(synonym) rivulet, rill, runnel, streamlet
(hypernym) stream, watercourse
(derivation) flow, feed, course
12. a race between candidates for elective office; "I managed his campaign for governor"; "he is raising money for a Senate run"
(synonym) political campaign, campaign
(hypernym) race
(hyponym) governor's race, campaign for governor
(derivation) campaign
13. a row of unravelled stitches; "she got a run in her stocking"
(synonym) ladder, ravel
(hypernym) damage, harm, impairment
(derivation) ladder
14. the pouring forth of a fluid
(synonym) discharge, outpouring
(hypernym) flow, flowing
(hyponym) jet, squirt, spurt, spirt
(derivation) flow, feed, course
15. an unbroken chronological sequence; "the play had a long run on Broadway"; "the team enjoyed a brief run of victories"
(hypernym) sequence, chronological sequence, succession, successiveness, chronological succession
16. a short trip; "take a run into town"
(hypernym) trip
(derivation) unravel

Verb
1. move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time; "Don't run--you'll be out of breath"; "The children ran to the store"
(hypernym) travel rapidly, speed, hurry, zip
(hyponym) trot, jog, clip
(see-also) frolic, lark, rollick, skylark, disport, sport, cavort, gambol, frisk, romp, run around, lark about
(derivation) running
2. flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; "If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
(synonym) scarper, turn tail, lam, run away, hightail it, bunk, head for the hills, take to the woods, escape, fly the coop, break away
(hypernym) leave, go forth, go away
(hyponym) flee, fly, take flight
3. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
(synonym) go, pass, lead, extend
(hypernym) be
(hyponym) come
(see-also) line, run along
(verb-group) range
4. direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.; "She is running a relief operation in the Sudan"
(synonym) operate
(hypernym) direct
(hyponym) financier
(derivation) running
5. have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
(synonym) go
(hypernym) be
6. move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"
(synonym) flow, feed, course
(hypernym) move
(hyponym) flush
(see-also) overflow, overrun, well over, run over, brim over
(derivation) rivulet, rill, runnel, streamlet
7. perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore"
(synonym) function, work, operate, go
(hyponym) double
8. change or be different within limits; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull"
(synonym) range
(hypernym) be
(verb-group) lead
9. run, stand, or compete for an office or a position; "Who's running for treasurer this year?"
(synonym) campaign
(hypernym) race
(hyponym) stump
(derivation) political campaign, campaign
10. cause to emit recorded sounds; "They ran the tapes over and over again"; "Can you play my favorite record?"
(synonym) play
11. move about freely and without restraint, or act as if running around in an uncontrolled way; "who are these people running around in the building?"; "She runs around telling everyone of her troubles"; "let the dogs run free"
(hypernym) travel, go, move, locomote
12. have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
(synonym) tend, be given, lean, incline
(hypernym) be
(hyponym) take kindly to
13. carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine; "Run the dishwasher"; "run a new program on the Mac"; "the computer executed the instruction"
(synonym) execute
(hypernym) enforce, implement, apply
(hyponym) step
(verb-group) play
14. be operating, running or functioning; "The car is still running--turn it off!"
(antonym) idle, tick over
(hypernym) function, work, operate, go
(verb-group) function, work, operate, go
(derivation) running
15. change from one state to another; "run amok"; "run rogue"; "run riot"
(hypernym) become, go, get
16. cause to perform; "run a subject"; "run a process"
(hypernym) process, treat
(hyponym) rerun
(verb-group) play
17. be affected by; be subjected to; "run a temperature"; "run a risk"
(hypernym) incur
18. continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
(synonym) prevail, persist, die hard, endure
(hypernym) continue
(hyponym) carry over
19. occur persistently; "Musical talent runs in the family"
(hypernym) occur
(verb-group) prevail, persist, die hard, endure
20. include as the content; broadcast or publicize; "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference"
(synonym) carry
(hypernym) circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around
21. carry out; "run an errand"
(hypernym) carry through, accomplish, execute, carry out, action, fulfill, fulfil
22. guide or pass over something; "He ran his eyes over her body"; "She ran her fingers along the carved figurine"; "He drew her hair through his fingers"
(synonym) guide, draw, pass
(hyponym) rub
(verb-group) string, thread, draw
23. cause something to pass or lead somewhere; "Run the wire behind the cabinet"
(synonym) lead
(hypernym) pass, make pass
(verb-group) guide, draw, pass
24. make without a miss
(hypernym) succeed, win, come through, bring home the bacon, deliver the goods
(derivation) tally
(classification) sport, athletics
25. deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor
(synonym) black market
(hypernym) trade, merchandise
(verb-group) ply
(classification) crime, law-breaking
26. cause an animal to move fast; "run the dogs"
(hypernym) move, displace
(verb-group) hunt, hunt down, track down
(derivation) running
27. be diffused; "These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run"
(synonym) bleed
(hypernym) diffuse, spread, spread out, fan out
(hyponym) crock
(verb-group) melt, melt down
28. sail before the wind
(hypernym) sail
29. cover by running; run a certain distance; "She ran 10 miles that day"
(hypernym) pass, go through, go across
(derivation) running
30. extend or continue for a certain period of time; "The film runs 5 hours"
(synonym) run for
(hypernym) last, endure
31. set animals loose to graze
(hypernym) free, liberate, release, unloose, unloosen, loose
32. keep company; "the heifers run with the bulls ot produce offspring"
(synonym) consort
(hypernym) accompany
33. run with the ball; in such sports as football
(derivation) running, running play, running game
(classification) sport, athletics
34. travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means; "Run to the store!"; "She always runs to Italy, because she has a lover there"
(hypernym) travel, go, move, locomote
(derivation) running
35. travel a route regularly; "Ships ply the waters near the coast"
(synonym) ply
(hypernym) travel, trip, jaunt
(verb-group) black market
36. pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals); "Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland"; "The dogs are running deer"; "The Duke hunted in these woods"
(synonym) hunt, hunt down, track down
(hypernym) capture, catch
(hyponym) snipe
37. compete in a race; "he is running the Marathon this year"; "let's race and see who gets there first"
(synonym) race
(hypernym) compete, vie, contend
(hyponym) show
(see-also) run off
(derivation) footrace, foot race
38. progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
(synonym) move, go
(hypernym) change
(derivation) test, trial
39. reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating; "melt butter"; "melt down gold"; "The wax melted in the sun"
(synonym) melt, melt down
(hypernym) dissolve, resolve, break up
(hyponym) fuse
(verb-group) bleed
40. come unraveled or undone as if by snagging; "Her nylons were running"
(synonym) ladder
(hypernym) break, separate, split up, fall apart, come apart
(verb-group) unravel
(derivation) ladder, ravel
41. become undone; "the sweater unraveled"
(synonym) unravel
(hypernym) disintegrate
(verb-group) ladder
Run Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Campbell R. Harvey's Hypertextual Finance Glossary
A run consists of a series of bid and offer quotes for different securities or maturities. Dealers give to and ask for runs from each other.
Copyright © 2000, Campbell R. Harvey. All Rights Reserved.
Glossary of petroleum Industry
A transfer of crude oil from a stock tank on a production lease to a pipeline gathering system for transportation to the buyer's facilities; running oil from a tank into a pipeline for delivery to a purchaser.
Company Info: Ticker, Name, Description
Reunion Industries Inc.
Exchange: AMEX
Holding company with subsidiaries which manufacture high-volume, precision plastic products; Provide engineered plastics services; Design and produce custom molds; And grow and market wine grapes.
Run Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
1. That part of a flight of one photographic reconnaissance aircraft during which photographs are taken. 2. The transit of a sweeper-sweep combination or of a mine-hunter operating its equipment through a lap. This term may also be applied to a transit of any formation of sweepers.
  
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Run Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Telecommunication Standard Terms
The execution of one or more computer jobs or programs.
Fishery Glossary
Seasonal migration undertaken by fish, usually as part of their life history, e.g. spawning run of gemfish; upstream migration of whitebait. Fishers may refer to increased catches as a 'run' of fish, a usage often independent of their migratory behavior. Comonwealth of Australia (1997)
FAO
U.F.O. Related Terminology and Acronyms
Russian Ufological Net
Run Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
Computer Abbreviations v1.5
PC Tools Script Tools Program
9300+ Computer Acronyms
Rewind/UNload
JDK Doc(JAVA)
- Method in class java.awt.image.renderable.RenderableImageProducer 
public void run ()
The runnable method for this class. This will produce an image using the current RenderableImage and RenderContext and send it to all the ImageConsumer currently registered with this class.Specified by:  run in interface Runnable Tags copied from interface: Runnable  See Also:  Thread.run()
- Method in class java.lang.Thread 
public void run ()
If this thread was constructed using a separate Runnable run object, then that Runnable object's run method is called; otherwise, this method does nothing and returns. Subclasses of Thread should override this method.Specified by:  run in interface Runnable See Also:  start() , stop() , Thread(java.lang.ThreadGroup, java.lang.Runnable, java.lang.String) , Runnable.run()
- Method in interface java.lang.Runnable 
public void run ()
When an object implementing interface Runnable is used to create a thread, starting the thread causes the object's run method to be called in that separately executing thread. The general contract of the method run is that it may take any action whatsoever.See Also:  Thread.run()
- Method in interface java.security.PrivilegedAction 
public Object run ()
Performs the computation. This method will be called by AccessController.doPrivileged after enabling privileges.Returns: a class-dependent value that may represent the results of the computation. Each class that implements PrivilegedAction should document what (if anything) this value represents.See Also:  AccessController.doPrivileged(PrivilegedAction) , AccessController.doPrivileged(PrivilegedAction, AccessControlContext)
- Method in interface java.security.PrivilegedExceptionAction 
public Object run () throws Exception 
Performs the computation. This method will be called by AccessController.doPrivileged after enabling privileges.Returns: a class-dependent value that may represent the results of the computation. Each class that implements PrivilegedExceptionAction should document what (if anything) this value represents.Throws: Exception - an exceptional condition has occurred. Each class that implements PrivilegedExceptionAction should document the exceptions that its run method can throw.See Also:  AccessController.doPrivileged(PrivilegedExceptionAction) , AccessController.doPrivileged(PrivilegedExceptionAction,AccessControlContext)
- Method in class org.omg.CORBA.ORB 
public void run ()
This operation returns when the ORB has shutdown. If called by the main thread, it enables the ORB to perform work using the main thread. Otherwise it simply waits until the ORB has shutdown.See Also:  CORBA package comments for unimplemented features
Multimedia Glossary
a command you can use instead of using the Program menu from the Start button
Run Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Run(s) or RUN may refer to:


Sports and games, and general uses
  • Running, moving swiftly on foot
  • Run (American football), an offensive action in American football
  • Run (baseball), the unit of scoring in baseball
  • Run, in basketball terminology, an interval in which one team heavily outscores the other
  • Run (cricket), the unit of scoring in cricket
  • Run, the unit of scoring in softball
  • A variety of events in track and field
  • Run (cards), a series of playing cards with consecutive values
  • Piste or ski run, a marked trail down a mountain for winter sports
  • Run, in sailing, to sail downwind
  • Bank run, a mass withdrawal by many people of money from a bank
  • Diarrhea or "the runs", an intestinal disease
  • Sheep run, early Australian term for a sheep station operated by squatters

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The Filesystem Hierarchy Standard (FHS) defines the directory structure and directory contents in Unix and Unix-like operating systems. It is maintained by the Linux Foundation. The latest version is 3.0, released on 3 June 2015. Currently it is only used by Linux distributions.

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On the Microsoft Windows operating system, the Run command is used to directly open an application or document whose path is known. It functions more or less like a single-line command line interface.

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"Run!" is the fifteenth episode of the first season of the NBC science fiction drama series Heroes. Regular cast members Milo Ventimiglia (Peter Petrelli) and Santiago Cabrera (Isaac Mendez) do not appear in this episode.

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Run Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
maritime&shipping&trade
The aftermost part of a ship's bottom, where it grows extremely narrow as the stern approaches the stern-post. Run is also the distance sailed by a ship, and is likewise used by sailors to imply the agreement to work a single passage from one place to another. To run down, when one ship sinks another by running over her. Running on a bow-line sailing with the wind right aft [sic; cf. LARGE, SAILING]. To let run, to make loose, as a rope; to slacken; to let go.
Nautical Know How Glossary of Boating Terms
To allow a line to feed freely.
Dictionary Soccer
A run by an attacker on the opposite side of a defender from the ball.
A run made side-to-side as opposed to end-to-end or diagonally.
A run made by an attacker, diagonally, from a central position towards a touchline
A run made by an attacker, diagonally, from a flank (wing) position towards a central position.
The movement of an attacking player from a position behind the ball, outside the player with the ball and into a position ahead of the ball.
Runs made usually by central forward players in opposite directions in order to create space in central attacking positions.
Baseball
The score made by an offensive player who advances from batter to runner and touches first, second, third and home bases in that order.
Worldgolf
The distance the ball rolls on the ground or when it lands on the ground
Run Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
The Scotch Whisky by SDA v.4.20
See: Cut
Environmental Engineering (English ver.)
(1) To flow, especially in a steady stream. (2) A pipe or channel through which something, i.e., water, flows. (3) A fall or slide, as of sand or mud. (4) The migration of fish, especially in order to spawn; a group or school of fish ascending a river in order to spawn, i.e., the seasonal upstream migration of Anadromous fish. (5) (Irrigation) The distance of gravity flow from the point of release to the end of the area to be watered. (6) (Nautical) To sail or steer before the wind or on an indicated course. (7) (Geology) A vein or seam, as of ore or rock.
Run Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
TUPAC SHAKUR Rap Dictionary V.2.0
Joseph Simmons (Run-DMC), US MC. Run's brother, Russel Simmons is the founder of Def Jam records among othe
English to Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan
sahr-tor
English - Klingon
v. qet
Klingon - English
v. be short (in stature)
Federation-Standard Golic Vulcan to English
dream (n.)
Run Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
A Basic Guide to ASL
The open left hand is held pointing out, palm down. The open right hand is held beneath it, facing up. The right hand is thrown forward rather quickly so the palm brushes repeatedly across the palm of the left.