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compilernoun [C]

uk   /kəmˈpaɪ.lər/  us   /-lɚ/
(Definition of compiler from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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compilernoun [C]

uk   us   /kəmˈpaɪlər/
a ​person or ​organization that ​collectsinformation and ​arranges it in a ​list, ​report, ​book, etc.: Americans ​spent an ​estimated $11 ​billion last ​year on ​bottled water, according to the ​leading compiler of facts and ​figures about the ​beverageindustry.
IT a ​computerprogram that ​changes the ​language in which ​programs are written into ​instructions that a ​computer can use
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