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uk   us   /ˌek.sɪˈkjuː.ʃən/

execution noun (KILLING)

[C or U] the legal punishment of killing someone: Execution is still the penalty in some states for murder. The executions will be carried out by a firing squad.
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execution noun (ACTION)

[U] the act of doing or performing something, especially in a planned way: Sometimes in the execution of their duty the police have to use firearms. Although the original idea was good, its execution has been disappointing.
(Definition of execution from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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