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compiler

noun [C] uk   /kəmˈpaɪ.lər/  us   /-lɚ/

compiler noun [C] (PERSON)

a person who compiles something: a dictionary compiler

compiler noun [C] (COMPUTER PROGRAM)

specialized computing a computer program that changes instructions into machine language: She ran her code through the compiler.
Translations of “compiler”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人, 編纂者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人, 编纂者…
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