compilation compilation  /ˌkɑm pə ˈleɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
  2. (n) the act of compiling (as into a single book or file or list)

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Usage(s):

  1. A compilation of President Obamas speeches has sold half a million copies in Japan, and publishers are trying to tap into the education market with new titles.
  2. The Best of Flair, a compilation of art, photographs and essays from the magazine, was published in 1996 by HarperCollins in an edition of 3,000 copies at $250 each.

News

  1. For the Record: Girl sends topless photo to boy

    For the Record is a compilation of the most newsworthy items from police blotters across Sandusky County.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fremont News-Messenger

  2. Italians Do It Better (and for Free) on 'After Dark 2' Compilation

    Last month's After Dark 2  compilation from Italians Do It Better was no less than six years in the making...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Spin

  3. Belegenza to File Patent Application for Hair Growth Ingredient Compilation

    Belegenza begins patent application on ingredients in hair growth compilation developed from discoveries of synergistic actions of cultural secrets infused into natural silicone-free shampoo & scalp spray. Made of food-grade ingredients, natural, pure, and has quickly become product of choice for celebrities & their stylists. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "All of our songs from the second movie are in the show, and we do some of our oldies from the first movie -- as well as the songs we did for the 'Chicken Little' soundtrack and DisneyMania songs," Bryan said. "It's a compilation of...
    on Dec 22, 2006 By: Sabrina Bryan Source: NBC5.com

  2. Moreover, Biden said, recovery is "more than just a compilation of statistics; it's the return of hope and optimism about the future that comes with making life better for communities and families across the country."
    on May 28, 2009 By: Joe Biden Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

  3. "The Omnibus Appropriations Act of 2009 is a sprawling, $410 billion compilation of nine spending measures that lacks the slightest hint of austerity from the federal government or the recipients of its largess," Bayh wrote. "The Senate...
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Evan Bayh Source: ABC News

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