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cross compiler[′krȯs kəm‚pī·lər]
A compiler that allows a computer program written on one type of computer to be used on another type.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
cross compilerA compiler that generates machine language for a different type of computer than the one the compiler is running in. See cross assembler and compiler.
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