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1. A tool, utensil, or other piece of equipment used in doing work: a gardening implement.
2. An article used to outfit or equip someone: ecclesiastical implements.
3. A means of achieving an end; an instrument or agent.
tr.v. (-mĕnt′) im·ple·ment·ed, im·ple·ment·ing, im·ple·ments
1. To put into practical effect; carry out: implement the new procedures.
2. To supply with implements.
[Middle English, supplementary payment, from Old French emplement, act of filling, from Late Latin implēmentum, from Latin implēre, to fill up : in-, intensive pref.; see in-2 + plēre, to fill; see pelə- in Indo-European roots.]
im′ple·men·ta′tion (-mən-tā′shən, -mĕn-) n.
im′ple·ment′er, im′ple·men′tor n.
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Procedures governing the mobilization of the force and the deployment, employment, and sustainment of military operations in response to execution orders issued by the National Command Authorities. Also called IMP.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||implementation - 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.||implementation - the act of implementing (providing a practical means for accomplishing something); carrying into effect|
invocation - the act of appealing for help
instrumentation - the act of providing or using the instruments needed for some implementation
means, way, agency - how a result is obtained or an end is achieved; "a means of control"; "an example is the best agency of instruction"; "the true way to success"
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noun carrying out, effecting, execution, performance, performing, discharge, enforcement, accomplishment, realization, fulfilment the implementation of the peace agreement
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implementation[ˌɪmplɪmenˈteɪʃən] N [of plan, decision] → ejecución f, puesta f en práctica; [of idea] → puesta f en práctica; [of law, measure] → aplicación f
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implementation[ˌɪmplɪmɛnˈteɪʃən] n [plan, agreement] → mise f en œuvre, implémentation f
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