Definitions for compilationˌkɒm pəˈleɪ ʃən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

com•pi•la•tionˌkɒm pəˈleɪ ʃən(n.)

  1. the act of compiling.

  2. something compiled, as a reference book.

Origin of compilation:

1400–50; late ME < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. compilation, digest(noun)

    something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)

  2. compilation, compiling(noun)

    the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)

    "the job of compiling the inventory took several hours"

Wiktionary

  1. compilation(Noun)

    The act or process of compiling or gathering together from various sources.

  2. compilation(Noun)

    That which is compiled; especially, a book or document composed of materials gathering from other books or documents.

  3. compilation(Noun)

    Translation of source code into object code by a compiler.

  4. Origin: from stem of compilatio

Webster Dictionary

  1. Compilation(noun)

    the act or process of compiling or gathering together from various sources

  2. Compilation(noun)

    that which is compiled; especially, a book or document composed of materials gathering from other books or documents


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