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compiler

noun com·pil·er \kəm-ˈpī-lər\

Definition of COMPILER

1
:  one that compiles
2
:  a computer program that translates an entire set of instructions written in a higher-level symbolic language (as C) into machine language before the instructions can be executed

First Known Use of COMPILER

14th century

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