Running

sailing with the wind behind the dinghy

running

  1. a football play in which a player runs with the ball
  2. the state of being in operation
  3. the act of administering or being in charge of something
  4. move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time
  5. escape or flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
  6. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain p......

    Running

    Running is a means of terrestrial locomotion allowing humans and other animals to move rapidly on foot. It is simply defined in athletics terms as a gait in which at regular points during the running cycle both feet are off the ground. This is in contrast to walking, where one foot is always in contact with the ground, the legs are kept mostly str...
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    Running

    When a canopy is flying with the ambient wind it is said to be running. This produces the greatest possible ground speed
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20082

    running

    (from the article `dog`) Dogs are running animals, with the exception of those bred specifically for different purposes. For instance, the bulldog, with its large head and ... Mammals modified for running are termed cursorial. The stance of cursorial species may be digitigrade (the complete digits contacting the ground, as ... [2 rel...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/78

    running

    [n] - the state of being in operation 2. [n] - the act of administering or being in charge of something
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=running

    Running

    • (a.) trained and kept for running races; as, a running horse. • (n.) That which runs or flows; the quantity of a liquid which flows in a certain time or during a certain operation; as, the first running of a still. • (a.) Having a running gait; not a trotter or pacer. • (a.) Successive; one following the other without break or...
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    running

    running game noun (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team; `the defensive line braced to stop the run`; `the coach put great emphasis on running`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    running

    noun the state of being in operation; `the engine is running smoothly`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Running

    [Andras Kallay-Saunders song] ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Running_(Andras_Kallay-Saunders_song)

    Running

    [Information Society song] Running is a single by the band InSoc (Information Society) originally released on the Creatures of Influence album in 1985. The single for Running was distributed to club DJs, and became a favorite all over clubs, particularly in the Latin clubs of New York City. The single was later remixed by Tommy Boy Records ...
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    Running

    Run'ning adjective 1. Moving or advancing by running. Specifically, of a horse; (a) Having a running gait; not a trotter or pacer. (b) trained and kept for running races; as, a running horse. Law. 2. Successive; one following the other without break or i...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/105

    Running

    Run'ning noun The act of one who, or of that which runs; as, the running was slow. 2. That which runs or flows; the quantity of a liquid which flows in a certain time or during a certain operation; as, the first running of a still. 3. The discharge from an ulcer or other...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/105

    running

    1. Moving or advancing by running. Specifically, of a horse; Having a running gait; not a trotter or pacer. ... Trained and kept for running races; as, a running horse. ... 2. Successive; one following the other without break or intervention; said of periods of time; as, to be away two days running; to sow land two years running. ... 3. Flowing; ea...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    Running

    a point of sail, going directly downwind
    Found on http://andrews.com/kysc/terms.html

    Running

    Dead downwind.
    Found on http://www.mmsn.org/resources/glossary.html

    running

    footracing over a variety of distances and courses and numbering among the most popular sports in nearly all times and places. Modern competitive ... [1 related articles]
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/r/78

    Running

    Often, used as an adjective to describe a figure executed with an extra step, with syncopated timing, such as 1, 2/&, 3; in waltz or S, -, Q/&, Q; in foxtrot.
    Found on http://www.rounddancing.net/dance/glossary.html

    Running

    Sailing before the wind with the sail out.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21453

    Running

    Sailing with the wind blowing from astern. Sailing downwind.
    Found on http://www.seadercraft.com/sailing_glossary.html

    running

    Sailing with the wind coming from behind.
    Found on http://www.diy-wood-boat.com/Boating-terms.html
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