HyperDic: compiler

English > 2 senses of the word compiler:
NOUNperson compilera person who compiles information (as for reference purposes)
communicationcompiler, compiling program(computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program
compiler > pronunciation
Soundskahmpay'ler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > compiler: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who compiles information (as for reference purposes).
Narrowerencyclopedist, encyclopaedistA person who compiles information for encyclopedias
lexicographer, lexicologistA compiler or writer of a dictionary
Broaderwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
Spanishenciclopedista
Catalanenciclopedista
Verbscompileput together out of existing material
English > compiler: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaning(computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program.
Synonymcompiling program
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
PartsparserA computer program that divides code up into functional components
NarrowerC compilerA compiler for programs written in C
Fortran compilerA compiler for programs written in FORTRAN
LISP compilerA compiler for programs written in LISP
Pascal compilerA compiler for programs written in Pascal
Broaderprogram, programme, computer program, computer programme(computer science) a sequence / sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
Spanishcompilador
Catalancompilador
Verbscompileuse a computer program to translate source code written in a particular programming language into computer-readable machine code that can be executed

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