A program that converts a set of program language source code statements into a machine-readable form suitable for execution by a computer.
   Most compilers do much more than this, however; they translate the entire program into machine language, while at the same time, they check your source code syntax for errors and then post error messages or warnings as appropriate.
   See also just-in-time compiler.

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