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1. Capable of being executed: an executable will.
2. Of or relating to a computer file that is in a format ready for execution.
A computer file containing a program, or part of a program, that is capable of being executed in its current format.
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(Computer Science) (of a computer program) able to be run
(Computer Science) a file containing a program that will run as soon as it is opened
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|Adj.||1.||executable - capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are|
possible - capable of happening or existing; "a breakthrough may be possible next year"; "anything is possible"; "warned of possible consequences"
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A. ADJ → ejecutable
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