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Meaning of “run its course” in the English Dictionary

"run its course" in British English

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run its course

to ​develop and ​finishnaturally: The doctor's ​advice is to ​let the ​fever run ​itscourse. I had to ​accept that the ​relationship had run ​itscourse.
(Definition of run its course from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run its course”
in Chinese (Simplified) 自然发展, 持续到自然结束…
in Chinese (Traditional) 自然發展, 持續到自然結束…
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