compiler

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noun com·pil·er \kəm-ˈpī-lər\

Definition of compiler

  1. 1 :  one that compiles

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

14th Century

First Known Use of compiler

14th century



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