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    what is the meaning of this sentence

    Hi, Teachers.

    The following sentence is from Oxford dictionary. What does it mean?
    In the normal run of things the only exercise he gets is climbing in and out of taxis.

    What does the word run mean here?

    Thanks in advance.

    Enydia

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    Re: what is the meaning of this sentence

    In the normal run of things - under normal circumstances


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    Re: what is the meaning of this sentence

    In the normal run of things : in his routine everyday life


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    Re: what is the meaning of this sentence

    Usually.

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