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English definition of “executive”
/ɪgˈzek·jə·t̬ɪv/ n [C/U] (infml exec /ɪgˈzek/)
› someone in a high position, esp. in business, who makes decisions and acts according to them: [C] a chief executive › US history The executive branch of the US government, including the president, the cabinet, and several departments, manages the duties of government and its laws. executive
/ɪgˈzek·jə·t̬ɪv/ adj › In the US, the president is the head of the executive branch of government.