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EtymologyEdit

From εκτελώ (ekteló, to execute), calque of French exécution. First attested 1840.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ekˈtelesi/
  • Hyphenation: εκ‧τέ‧λε‧ση

NounEdit

εκτέλεση (ektélesif (plural εκτελέσεις)

  1. execution, completion (carrying out of an order or an action)
  2. (law) execution (legal killing of a person)
  3. (music) execution, performance (manner in which piece is performed)
    κακή εκτέλεσηkakí ektélesibad performance

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