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officer of the court who is employed to execute writs and processes and make arrests etc. bailiff
execute a plan carry out
(computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute computer program , computer programme , program , programme
warrant to execute the death sentence death warrant
one whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior enforcer , hatchet man
(computer science) the speed with which a computational device can execute instructions; measured in MIPS execution speed
lively dance from Provence; all the dancers join hands and execute various figures farandole
fraud which intentionally causes a person to execute and instrument or make an agreement or render a judgment; e.g., misleading someone about the true facts fraud in the inducement
rope that is used by a hangman to execute persons who have been condemned to death by hanging halter , hangman's halter , hangman's rope , hemp , hempen necktie
delayed action computer virus; a set of instructions surreptitiously inserted into a program that are designed to execute (or `explode') if a particular condition is satisfied; when exploded it may delete or corrupt data, or print a spurious message, or h logic bomb , slag code
(computer science) the length of time it takes to execute a software program run-time
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