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English definition of “compile”

compile

verb [T] (GATHER TOGETHER)    /kəmˈpaɪl/
C1 to collect information from different places and arrange it in a book, report, or list: We're compiling some facts and figures for a documentary on the subject.Collecting and amassingEditing and compilingCorrecting and mendingPublishing
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