Variant of executor
- a person who gets something done or produced
- a person appointed to carry out the provisions and directions in a testator's will
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
- executorial adjective
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