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English definition of “assembler”

assembler

noun [C]
 
 
/əˈsemblər/
PRODUCTION a worker or company that puts together the parts of an object being manufactured: a car/computer assembler There is an increasing tendency for foreign-owned assemblers to supply the market through imports.
IT a computer program that changes assembly language (= basic computer instructions) into a language that the computer can understand and use to operate → Compare compiler, interpreter
(Definition of assembler from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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