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A compiler is a computer program (or a set o programs) that transforms soorce code written in a programmin leid (the soorce leid) intae anither computer leid (the target leid), wi the latter eften haein a binary form kent as object code.[1] The maist common reason for convertin soorce code is tae create an executable program.

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  1. "Definition of:compiler". PC Magazine.