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compile

verb

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to bring together from several sources into a single volume or list
  • compiled the best short stories ever written into one fat book

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The first known use of compile was in the 14th century

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“Compile.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compile. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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