exec

[ ig-zek ]
/ ɪgˈzɛk /

noun Informal.

an executive, especially in business.

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Origin of exec

First recorded in 1895–1900; by final shortening

Definition 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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