carrying out


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Noun1.carrying out - the act of accomplishing some aim or executing some order; "the agency was created for the implementation of the policy"
enforcement - the act of enforcing; ensuring observance of or obedience to
2.carrying out - the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it; "they criticised his performance as mayor"; "experience generally improves performance"
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
specific performance - the performance of a legal contract as specified by its terms
linguistic performance - (linguistics) a speaker's actual use of language in real situations; what the speaker actually says, including grammatical errors and other non-linguistic features such as hesitations and other disfluencies (contrasted with linguistic competence)
mechanics, mechanism - the technical aspects of doing something; "a mechanism of social control"; "mechanisms of communication"; "the mechanics of prose style"
officiation - the performance of a religious or ceremonial or public duty
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She begged to be allowed to accompany him, but he insisted that it might result in the man's carrying out his threat of refusing to aid them if Tarzan did not come alone, and so they parted, he to hasten to Dover, and she, ostensibly to wait at home until he should notify her of the outcome of his mission.