execution

Definitions

General English

  • noun the legal killing of person sentenced to death
  • noun the act of carrying something out

Banking

  • noun the carrying out of a legal order or contract

Computing

Electronics

  • The action or process of carrying out, or putting into effect, especially according to a given set of requirements.
  • The running of a computer program. Also, the carrying out of other computer processes, such as commands.

Law

  • noun the carrying out of a court order or of the terms of a contract
  • noun the seizure and sale of goods belonging to a debtor
  • noun the killing of someone who has been sentenced to death by a court

Military

  • noun an act of killing a person who has been found guilty of an offence for which the punishment is death
  • noun a method by which a planned task is carried out
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