Definitions for compilation
ˌkɒm pəˈleɪ ʃəncom·pi·la·tion
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word compilation.
something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)
"the job of compiling the inventory took several hours"
The act or process of compiling or gathering together from various sources.
That which is compiled; especially, a book or document composed of materials gathering from other books or documents.
Translation of source code into object code by a compiler.
Etymology: from stem of compilatio
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from compilo, Latin.
There is in it a small vein filled with spar, probably since the time of the compilation of the mass. John Woodward, on Fossils.
Compilation is a process in which a computer program written in a high level language, also known as source code, is translated into machine language by a compiler. This machine language, or binary code, can then be directly executed by the computer's hardware. The purpose of this process is to make the program faster, more efficient, and compatible with the specific hardware of the system. The result of this process is an executable file which can be run on a computer system.
the act or process of compiling or gathering together from various sources
that which is compiled; especially, a book or document composed of materials gathering from other books or documents
Etymology: [L. compilatio: cf. F. compilation.]
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The numerical value of compilation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of compilation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
One of the important things we would like to see on a registry as well is the compilation of data which would include incident and accident reporting.
This action is long overdue and follows an inexplicable series of events in which the White House played a role in selectively and surreptitiously providing the documents to our Chairman (Nunes), the White House has yet to explain why it attempted to conceal its role in the compilation of these materials. The White House is not a whistleblower and nothing that I was shown justifies such duplicitous conduct.
The report is merely a compilation of putative ‘tiger numbers for large areas’ put out by officials of various countries.
I'm making this video to talk about the most regretful and shameful thing that I've ever had to talk about publicly. There's a video that's out that's a compilation of me saying the N-word. It's a video that's made of clips taken out of context of me of 12 years of conversations on my podcast, and it's all smushed together. And it looks f---ing horrible, even to me.
The recording appears to be a compilation of audio clips, many of which involve private conversations between two adults with no other persons/children present. The recording contains regretful conversations between these adults.
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Translations for compilation
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- съставяне, компилиране, събиранеBulgarian
- Sammelwerk, Compilierung, Kompilierung, Zusammenstellung, Übersetzen, SammlungGerman
- ανθολογία, μεταγλώττιση, συλλογή, απάνθισμαGreek
- kompilatsioon, tõlkimine, kogumine, kompileerimine, kokkupanek, kogumikEstonian
- kokoaminen, kääntäminen, käännös, koosteFinnish
- összeállítás, fordításHungarian
- samling, kompileringNorwegian
- составление, собрание, собирание, компиляцияRussian
- derleme yapıt, derleme, derleme eserTurkish
- sự biên soạnVietnamese
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