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exec

[ ig-zek ]
/ ɪgˈzɛk /
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noun Informal.
an executive, especially in business.
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Origin of exec

First recorded in 1895–1900; by final shortening

Other definitions for exec (2 of 2)

exec.

abbreviation
executive.
executor.
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British Dictionary definitions for exec

exec.

abbreviation for
executive
executor
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