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compilation

noun [C/U]  /ˌkɑm·pəˈleɪ·ʃən/ us  
the act of collecting information from a variety of places to arrange it in a book, report, or list: [U] The compilation of all his speeches took several months. A compilation is also a book, report, etc., that is a collection of separate things: [C] a compilation of modern poetry
Translations of “compilation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 匯編, 編纂, 編輯…
in Russian компиляция, составление…
in Turkish derleme, bir araya getirme, derleme eser…
in Chinese (Simplified) 汇编, 编纂, 编辑…
in Polish składanka, kompilacja…
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