Definition of Execution. Meaning of Execution. Synonyms of Execution

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Executioner
Executioner Ex`e*cu"tion*er, n. 1. One who executes; an executer. --Bacon. 2. One who puts to death in conformity to legal warrant, as a hangman.
Malexecution
Malexecution Mal*ex`e*cu"tion, n. [Mal- + execution.] Bad execution. --D. Webster.
Nonexecution
Nonexecution Non*ex`e*cu"tion, n. Neglect or failure of execution; nonperformance.

Meaning of Execution from wikipedia

- sentence, whereas the act of carrying out the sentence is known as an execution. Crimes that are punishable by death are known as capital crimes, capital...
- medieval times, and is the primary execution method in numerous countries and regions. The first known account of execution by hanging was in Homer's Odyssey...
- A writ of execution (also known as an execution) is a court order granted to put in force a judgment of possession obtained by a plaintiff from a court...
- summary execution is an execution in which a person is accused of a crime and immediately killed without benefit of a full and fair trial. Executions as the...
- Execution by firing squad, in the past sometimes called fusillading (from the French fusil, rifle), is a method of capital punishment, particularly common...
- 2001 at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana. His execution was carried out in a considerably shorter time than most inmates awaiting...
- Execution is the act of putting a person to death, in execution of a judicial sentence of death. Execution may also refer to: A term for contract killings...
- A public execution is a form of capital punishment which "members of the general public may voluntarily attend." This definition excludes the presence...
- A mock execution is a stratagem in which a victim is deliberately but falsely made to feel that their execution or that of another person is imminent or...
- The execution van, also called a mobile execution unit, was developed by the government of the People's Republic of China (PRC) and was first used in...
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