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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·pile v. t. [imp. & p. p. Compiled p. pr. & vb. n. Compiling.]
 1. To put together; to construct; to build. [Obs.]
 Before that Merlin died, he did intend
 A brazen wall in compass to compile.   --Spenser.
 2. To contain or comprise. [Obs.]
    Which these six books compile.   --Spenser.
 3. To put together in a new form out of materials already existing; esp., to put together or compose out of materials from other books or documents.
    He [Goldsmith] compiled for the use of schools a History of Rome.   --Macaulay.
 4. To write; to compose. [Obs.]