Sinonimi: put to death
ETYM Latin exsequi to pursue to the end, to accomplish.
1. To carry out or accomplish according to a plan or design.
2. To carry out the legalities of.
3. To sign a legal document in the presence of witnesses.
4. To murder execution-style.
5. To kill as a legal means of punishment; SYN. put to death.
To perform an instruction. In programming, execution implies loading the machine code of the program into memory and then performing the instructions.