The definition of an executor is a person who does or makes something, or someone who is named to carry out the details of a will.(noun)
An example of an executor is the person who divides the property between family members after a relative dies.
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Origin: ME executour < OFr & ML executor, both < L executus, exsecutus, pp. of exequi, exsequi, to follow up, pursue < ex-, intens. + sequi, to follow: see sequent
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