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execute

[ek′səkyo̅o̅t]
(of a computer) to follow a set of instructions to complete a program or specified function.

execute

verb Computers Do Forensic medicine Do in

execute,

v to finish; accomplish; fulfill. To carry out according to certain terms.
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Since the Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty in 1976,1,060 prisoners have been executed in the United States.
In the most recent of these journalistic investigations, the Chicago Tribune published a three-part series which concluded that Carlos De Luna, executed in 1989, was probably innocent.
The title of Dow's book, Executed on a Technicality, plays off the common acidic phrase "released on a technicality," which implies that a dangerous criminal was let go not because of innocence but because of red tape, bad lawyers, and misfiled paperwork.
The mayor promised him that if Virginia executed him, they would never allow him to be buried on Virginia soil but would bring his body over and give him a burial in Palermo.
This pivot should also be executed very forcefully, and as the Power Leg is pivoted across the body, the arms should move simultaneously, rotating the basketball from one side of the body to the other.
In 1988, the Service audited the partnership and executed a Sec.
Joseph Carey: Private, 21373, Royal Irish Fusiliers, executed September 15, 1916.
The majority of those executed since 1976 have been white, even though black criminals commit a slim majority of murders.
There has been a great deal of recent publicity about the impending execution of British national Tracy Housel, who is currently languishing on Georgia's death row - a state which also executed the last British citizen to die, Nick Ingram, in 1995.
The drugs led the joint team to a big arrest when an undercover postal inspector made a controlled delivery of the package to the mailing address in Omaha, and police officers immediately executed a search warrant on the location.
OB) announced today that it has executed a letter of intent to acquire a leading provider of services to the media and communications industry (the "Target").
The Transplantation Society (TTS) has launched a major effort to get the Chinese government to change its policies regarding the transplanting of "medical tourists' who travel to China to be transplanted with organs recovered from executed prisoners.