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Engelsk substantiv: execution

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

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcorporal punishment

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbeheading, 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.

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

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaction

Mere spesifikke uttrykklinguistic performance, mechanics, mechanism, officiation, specific performance

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

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)instruction execution

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkphysical process, process

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbatch processing, concurrent execution, multiprogramming

Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenedata processing

Overordnet kategoricomputer science, computing

4. execution (om kommunikasjon) (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

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)execution of instrument

Mindre spesifikke uttrykksubscription

Overordnet kategorijurisprudence, law

5. execution (om kommunikasjon) 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

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)writ of execution

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcourt order

Overordnet kategorijurisprudence, 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.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)carrying out, implementation

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkenforcement

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

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)murder, slaying

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkhomicide

Mere spesifikke uttrykkassassination, 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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