executing
executing ex"e*cut`ing n. putting a condemned person to death.

Syn: execution, capital punishment, death penalty. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Executing — Execute Ex e*cute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Executed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Executing}.] [F. ex[ e]cuter, L. executus, exsecutus, p. p. of exequi to follow to the end, pursue; ex out + sequi to follow. See {Second}, {Sue} to follow up, and cf. {Exequy}.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • executing — vykdymas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. executing; execution vok. Ausführen, f; Ausführung, f rus. выполнение, n; исполнение, n pranc. exécution, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • executing — ex·e·cute || eksɪkjuːt v. perform, carry out, put into practice; put to death; sign in the presence of witnesses; carry out according to terms and conditions (Law); run a computer program, process a computer program (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • executing — noun putting a condemned person to death • Syn: ↑execution, ↑capital punishment, ↑death penalty • Derivationally related forms: ↑execute, ↑executioner (for: ↑execution), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Executing Broker — The broker or dealer that finalizes and processes an order on behalf of a client. The orders sent to executing brokers are assessed for appropriateness, and if the order is deemed practical, the executing broker will then carry out the order. If… …   Investment dictionary

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  • executing commander — vykdomasis vadas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Branduolinio karo metu – vyresnysis NATO vadas, kuriam suteikta teisė panaudoti branduolinį ginklą taikiniams, numatytiems patvirtintuose planuose. atitikmenys: angl. executing commander pranc …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • executing commander (nuclear weapons) — A commander to whom nuclear weapons are released for delivery against specific targets or in accordance with approved plans. See also commander(s); releasing commander (nuclear weapons) …   Military dictionary

  • Self-executing right — Self executing rights in international human rights law are rights that are formulated in such a way that one can deduce that it was the purpose to create international laws that citizens can invoke directly in their national courts. [Pieter… …   Wikipedia

  • Self-executing rule — The self executing rule, also known as deem and pass , is procedural measure used by the U.S. House of Representatives to approve legislation. If the full House votes to approve a legislative rule that contains such a provision, the House then… …   Wikipedia

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