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COMPILATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does compilation mean? 

COMPILATION (noun)
  The noun COMPILATION has 2 senses:

1. something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
2. the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)

  Familiarity information: COMPILATION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COMPILATION (noun)


Sense 1compilation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

compilation; digest

Hypernyms ("compilation" is a kind of...):

collection; compendium (a publication containing a variety of works)


Sense 2compilation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

compiling; compilation

Context example:

the job of compiling the inventory took several hours

Hypernyms ("compilation" is a kind of...):

aggregation; assembling; collecting; collection (the act of gathering something together)


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