Definition of executory
1 : designed or of such a nature as to be executed in time to come or to take effect on a future contingency
2 : relating to administration
First Known Use of executory
Legal Definition of executory
: designed or of such a nature as to be performed in the future or to take effect on a future contingency <cancellation of the executory portion of the contract — J. J. White and R. S. Summers> — compare contingent
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