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executory

[ig-zek-yuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪgˈzɛk yəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
2.
Law. to be performed or executed.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English executorie operative, being in effect < Late Latin ex(s)ecūtōrius executive. See execute, -tory1
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Examples from the web for executory
  • Every sort of legislative, judicial, or executory power are its creatures.
  • Do not list interests in executory contracts and unexpired leases on this schedule.
  • executory contracts and unexpired leases to be rejected.
  • Do not include interests in executory contracts and unexpired leases on this schedule.
  • These exceptions included claims arising from the rejection of executory contracts and real property leases.
British Dictionary definitions for executory

executory

/ɪɡˈzɛkjʊtərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
(of a law, agreement, etc) coming into operation at a future date; not yet effective: an executory contract
2.
executive; administrative
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