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 (ĭg-zĕk′yə-tər, ĕk′sĭ-kyo͞o′tər)
1. Law A person who is appointed by a testator to execute the testator's will.
2. A person who carries out or performs something.

ex·ec′u·to′ri·al (-tôr′ē-əl) adj.
ex·ec′u·tor·ship′ n.
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Importantly, Luisa was claiming a measure of this executorial and financial agency, not as a woman exercising autonomy free of constraints but, rather, as a widow defined in good part by her relationship to her sons and the conjugal lineage.
(18) Once the character of a legal personal representative passes from that of an executor to that of a trustee (upon completion of executorial duties) his, her or its obligations shift in focus from the deceased to his or her beneficiaries.
The executorial process of the Commission's administrative sanction poses another problem.