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The American War of Independence was first viewed by the British as a minor rebellion that would soon run its course.I don't know how to paraphrase 'run its course' in this sentence.

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  • I have googled,because I googled there are different meanings I don't know which to choose. Apr 17, 2014 at 3:03

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To develop in the usual way and come to the usual end.From the OALD

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