feasance

[fee-zuhns]
noun Law.
the doing or performing of an act, as of a condition or duty.

Origin:
1530–40; < Anglo-French fesa(u)nce, Old French faisance, equivalent to fais- (variant stem of faireLatin facere to do) + -ance -ance

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Main Entry:  feasance
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  an obligation or duty, the carrying out of such an obligation
Etymology:  French faisance 'activity'
Usage:  law
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Review financial practices to ensure the absence of misfeasance, malfeasance, and non-feasance.
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