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runaround

[′rən·ə‚rau̇nd]
(graphic arts)
In composition, a type area set in a measure that is adjusted to fit around a picture or another design element.
(mining engineering)
A bypass driven in the shaft pillar to permit safe passage from one side of the shaft to the other.
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"Training for the Big Runaround and the Stirling Marathon has certainly been challenging, but knowing that the money we are raising is going to help transform the lives of children across Scotland, makes it feel really worthwhile." Sistema Scotland was launched in Raploch, Stirling in 2008 with 35 children.
An energy recovery coil was installed in the RAH similar to a runaround coil but connected to both the building hot water loop (summer) and chilled water loop (winter).
having made their choice they had a couple of seconds, again egged on by the excitable host, to runaround by leaping into one of the adjacent circles if they wanted to.
The Old Runaround Desktop publishers have been attracted to one program after another because of various features.
Ronnie Wood was given the right runaround outside a London pub by his beagle - and even a pair of yellow RayBans couldn't save the look.
SEVEN sets of twins have been giving nursery workers the runaround by pretending to be one another.
Rolls have been unable to squeeze the Phantom's 6.75-litre V12 engine in the pint-sized runaround so owners will have to settle for the turbocharged 1.6-litre petrol unit that is fitted to the Cooper S.
If you want a bigger car, the deals on Peugeot 407s will impress, and if you want a runaround, then take a look at the deals on Renault Clios.
Six separate exhaust air handlers with runaround heat recovery coils are manifolded and operated in a similar fashion, providing full redundancy.
Robert Dawes, aged 44, removed the part he wanted after complaining he had been given the "runaround" by the store, but he damaged the pounds 169 display so badly it had to be replaced.
Incredibly, given the way he gave United's defence the runaround, Torres probably wasn't even 100% fit and the only respite he gave them was in the second half when he was understandably a bit tired.
As I have experienced it, their real policy consists of giving the runaround to those who complain until they grow tired of complaining and learn to put up with the racket being imposed upon them.