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English definition of “execute”


verb [T] (DO)    /ˈek.sɪ.kjuːt/
C2 formal to do or perform something, especially in a planned way: to execute a deal / plan The whole play was executed with great precision .Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling execute a will specialized If you execute someone's will, you deal with that person's money , property , etc., according to the instructions in it.Inheriting and bequeathing
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