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run wild
 v. phr.— «His usual workweek is a five-day, four-night route around California or the Southwest—”running wild” in Wal-Mart trucker parlance—delivering goods to stores, used pallets to warehouses and manufacturers” merchandise to distribution centers.» —“Holiday shopping frenzy or not, he keeps on truckin’” by Abigail Goldman Los Angeles Times Dec. 24, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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