Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to an executive (branch of government etc.).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to an executive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to an executor; executive.

Etymologies

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Latin executorialis.

Examples

  • Allan Lord Ravenswood, and was proceeding to detail the executorial proceedings by which this large sum had been rendered a debitum fundi, when he was interrupted by the Master.

    The Bride of Lammermoor

  • And next to the battles between various Steinbecks, and corporations and executorial estates like Disney v.

    Canon And Copyright

  • The Duke very properly pleaded his executorial duties; but begged his guests on no account to be disturbed by his inevitable absence.

    Coningsby

  • Ravenswood, and was proceeding to detail the executorial proceedings by which this large sum had been rendered a debitum fundi, when he was interrupted by the Master.

    The Bride of Lammermoor

  • Excuse me, Sir, for the sake of my executorial duty and promise, keeping in eye the dear lady’s personal injunctions, as well as written will, enforced by letters posthumous.

    Clarissa Harlowe

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