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compilation

noun uk   /ˌkɒm.pɪˈleɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːm-/
[U] the act of compiling something: A team of four were involved in the compilation of the book. [C] a book, CD, etc. that has been made from several separate parts: a compilation of their greatest hits
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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