verb (compil, ing)
- To put together; to assemble; to make by gathering things from various sources.
Etymology: :from compilerFrench, compiler (early 14c.), from compilare
- Samuel Johnson compiled one of the most influential dictionaries of the English language.
- (computing) To use a compiler to process source code and produce executable code.
- After I this program I'll run it and see if it works.
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