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compilation

noun
 
 
/ˌkɒmpɪˈleɪʃən/
[C] a collection of information arranged in a list, report, book, etc.: A compilation of ratings for 1,600 insurers is published in the March/April issue of the newsletter.
[C or U] ACCOUNTING the process of preparing a company's financial statements, based on information that is given by the management of the company: During a compilation the data is arranged into the conventional financial statement form, but it is not audited or reviewed.
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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