Origin of compilation
Examples from the Web for compilation
In 2008, too, TIME published a compilation of 10 years of Viagra jokes.
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Relive the magic of the past 10 years of Top Model with this compilation of the best fights, freakouts, and breakdowns.
Introduction and compilation copyright © 2013 by Susannah Carson.
It was at this juncture that I suggested to the committee the propriety of making this compilation of the Annals of Quodlibet.Quodlibet|John P. Kennedy
The original collections were made by government ethnologists, by whose permission this compilation is made.Myths and Legends of Alaska|Various
However it may be, Du Frne confesses that this compilation is imperfect in many respects, and ill arranged.A Treatise on Painting|Leonardo Da Vinci
The narrative, however, displays signs of compilation, and it is not improbable that RJE has incorporated in vv.
His biographies bear the stamp of genuine artistic intelligence, equally remote from compilation and disquisition.
British Dictionary definitions for compilation
Word Origin and History for compilation
early 15c., "that which is compiled," also "action of compiling," from Middle French compilation, from Latin compilationem (nominative compilatio) "a compilation," literally "a pillaging," noun of action from compilare (see compile).