Feeling of euphoria encountered by a number of cross-country running enthusiasts and joggers as they approach the conclusion of a run. The sensation of elation is considered to be related to the body's manufacture of endorphins in the course of physiological strain. See also: endorphins.

RUNNER'S HIGH: "She experienced runner's high after the half-marathon."
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