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Something done; something completed. This word is frequently used in connection with others to designate a quality of such other words; as an executed contract; an executed estate; an executed trust, &c. It is opposed to executory. An executed contract is one which has been fulfilled; as, where the buyer has paid thrice of the: thing-purchased by him. An executed estate is when there is vested in the grantee a present and immediate right of present or future enjoyment; and in another sense, the term applies to the time of enjoyment; and in that sense, an estate is said to be executed, when it confers a present right of present enjoyment. When the right of enjoyment in possession is to arise at a future period, only, the estate is executed that is, it is merely vested in point of interest: when the right of immediate enjoyment is annexed to the estate, then only is the estate vested in possession. Trusts executed are, when by deed or will, lands are conveyed, or devised, in terms or in effect, to and for the use of one person or several persons, in trust for others, without any direction that the trustees shall ...

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