compiling program

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Noun1.compiling program - (computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
C compiler - a compiler for programs written in C
Fortran compiler - a compiler for programs written in FORTRAN
LISP compiler - a compiler for programs written in LISP
Pascal compiler - a compiler for programs written in Pascal
parser - a computer program that divides code up into functional components; "compilers must parse source code in order to translate it into object code"
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Instead, Stokes relies on compiling program descriptions and perspectives that are largely already in the public domain--sprinkled with interviews with institutional leaders--to relate what the three featured universities are doing to forge more meaningful relationships with employers and to bring about better employment outcomes for students.
BUDAPEST With authorities in Sofia promising to complete the privatization of one national terrestrial TV license by the end of October, potential Bulgarian broadcasters are already compiling program libraries.