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Post date: 3/13/2008
Posted by: jndewitt
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  • Definition: A program that translates a computer program written in one language into an equivalent program in another language (often, but not always, translating into machine language).

    Source: Reges & Stepp, 2007

  • Example: Example sentence for context: "A compiler that translates directly into machine language creates a program that can be executed directly on the computer, known as an executable."

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  • 10:40am 6/4/2008

    User: kalkoby

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    Let me justify my previous comment about eliminating [AGENT/PERSON]. The compiler is not classified as PERSON such as TEACHER, DANCER, and etc.

  • 10:28am 6/4/2008

    User: kalkoby

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    #20 I used the same sign but [AGENT] at end should be eliminated. I am going to post two other possible signs soon.