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Execution

Definition

[n] the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it; "they criticised his performance as mayor"; "experience generally improves performance"
[n] unlawful premeditated killing of a human being
[n] the act of accomplishing some aim or executing some order; "the agency was created for the implementation of the policy"
[n] putting a condemned person to death
[n] a routine court order that attempts to enforce the judgment that has been granted to a plaintiff by authorizing a sheriff to carry it out
[n] (law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable
[n] (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer


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