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English definition of “compiler”

compiler

noun [C] (COMPUTER PROGRAM)    /kəmˈpaɪ.lər/ US  /-lɚ/ specialized
a computer program that changes instructions into machine language : She ran her code through the compiler.Computer programming and software
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