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run on sth

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
C1 If a ​machineruns on a ​particulartype or ​supply of ​power, it uses that ​power to ​work: Some ​calculatorsrun on ​solarpower.
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