- The act or manner of executing (actions, maneuvers, performances) or the state of being executed (accomplished.)
- The battle plan was risky but its was near perfect and thus ultimately succeeded.
- The act of putting to death or being put to death as a penalty.
- (rfd-redundant, unless def
- 1 was meant to be redundant with
- 2 (not anymore)) The manner or style of a performance etc.
- The carrying into effect of a court judgment, or of a will.
- (rfd-redundant) (legal) The formal process by which a contract is made valid and put into binding effect.
- (computing) The carrying out of an instruction, program or program segment by a computer.
Etymology: From executionOld French, execution (c.1360)
- The entire machine slowed down during the of the virus checker.
- Whenever the matrix inversion function executed the program crashed.
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