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compilationnoun accretion, accumulation, agglomeration, aggregation, anthology, arrangement, classification, codification, collection, colligation, collocation, combination, conglomeration, consolidation, gathering, incorporation, miscellany, selection
Associated concepts: Official Compilation of Codes Rules, and Regulations
See also: abstract, accumulation, assemblage, body, building, centralization, choice, code, codification, collection, composition, conglomeration, corpus, cumulation, digest, selection, summary
COMPILATION. A literary production, composed of the works of others, and
arranged in some methodical manner.
2. When a compilation requires in its execution taste, learning, discrimination and intellectual labor, it 'is an object of copyright; as, for example, Bacon's Abridgment. Curt. on Copyr. 186.