execution of instrument

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Noun1.execution of instrument - (law) the completion of a legal instrument (such as a contract or deed) by signing it (and perhaps sealing and delivering it) so that it becomes legally binding and enforceable
subscription - the act of signing your name; writing your signature (as on a document); "the deed was attested by the subscription of his signature"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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The unusually low number ascribed to deficient execution of instrument procedures by appropriately rated pilots in properly equipped aircraft merits re-examination after the data are more complete.
03, titled, "When agreement executed by agent or attorney may be recorded," states that "no authority for the execution of instruments by an agent or attorney in fact shall be accepted which is not executed in the manner provided by law for the execution of deeds.