Compilation (noun)

  1. The act or process of compiling.
  2. A collection of things that have been gathered together.
  3. A book, record, or other collection of selected material that has been gathered and published together as a single work.


The word compilation is derived from the latin word "compilatio" which means a collection. it was first used in the early 17th century.


  1. The compilation of data for the report took several weeks.
  2. The library had a compilation of rare books on ancient history.
  3. The album is a compilation of the band's greatest hits.
  4. The compilation of the dictionary took several years.
  5. The website offered a compilation of the latest news from around the world.
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