compilation

Definitions

General English

Aviation

  • noun the putting together of suitable information

Computing

Electronics

  • The process of taking the source code of a program written in a high-level language and translating it into machine language.
  • The process of taking a set of high-level language statements and translating them into a lower-level representation.
  • synonymcompiling

Information & Library Science

  • noun a work produced by combining material from other books or documents
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