English dictionary

Hint: With the Firefox addon you can search this dictionary from the browsers search field.

English noun: compiler

1. compiler (person) a person who compiles information (as for reference purposes)

Broader (hypernym)author, writer

Narrower (hyponym)encyclopaedist, encyclopedist, lexicographer, lexicologist

2. compiler (communication) (computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program

Synonymscompiling program

Broader (hypernym)computer program, computer programme, program, programme

Narrower (hyponym)C compiler, Fortran compiler, LISP compiler, Pascal compiler

Part holonymparser

Domain categorycomputer science, computing

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk