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1. execution (om handling) putting a condemned person to death

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)capital punishment, death penalty, executing

Mindre specifikke termercorporal punishment

Mere specifikke termerbeheading, burning, burning, burning at the stake, crucifixion, decapitation, electrocution, hanging

2. execution (om handling) the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey criticised his performance as mayor.
Experience generally improves performance.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)carrying into action, carrying out, performance

Mindre specifikke termeraction

Mere specifikke termerlinguistic performance, mechanics, mechanism, officiation, specific performance

3. execution (om proces) (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)instruction execution

Mindre specifikke termerphysical process, process

Mere specifikke termerbatch processing, concurrent execution, multiprogramming

Omfatter disse overordnede termerdata processing

Overordnet emneområdecomputer science, computing

4. execution (om kommunikation) (law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)execution of instrument

Mindre specifikke termersubscription

Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

5. execution (om kommunikation) a routine court order that attempts to enforce the judgment that has been granted to a plaintiff by authorizing a sheriff to carry it out

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)writ of execution

Mindre specifikke termercourt order

Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

6. execution (om handling) the act of accomplishing some aim or executing some order

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe agency was created for the implementation of the policy.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)carrying out, implementation

Mindre specifikke termerenforcement

7. execution (om handling) unlawful premeditated killing of a human being by a human being

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)murder, slaying

Mindre specifikke termerhomicide

Mere specifikke termerassassination, bloodshed, butchery, carnage, contract killing, dry-gulching, elimination, filicide, fratricide, gore, hit, infanticide, liquidation, lynching, mariticide, mass murder, massacre, parricide, regicide, shoot-down, slaughter, thuggee, tyrannicide, uxoricide

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