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compile

verb [T] uk   /kəmˈpaɪl/ us  

compile verb [T] (GATHER TOGETHER)

C1 to collect information from different places and arrange it in a book, report, or list: We're compiling some facts and figures for a documentary on the subject.
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compile verb [T] (CHANGE INSTRUCTIONS)

specialized computing to change a computer program into a machine language
Translations of “compile”
in Spanish compilar…
in French composer (par compilation)…
in German zusammenstellen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 匯集, 匯編, 編纂…
in Russian компилировать, составлять…
in Turkish derlemek, bir araya getirmek, toplamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 汇集, 汇编, 编纂…
in Polish zbierać…
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