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interpreter (ɪnˈtɜːprɪtə)
1.  a person who translates orally from one language into another
2.  a person who interprets the work of others
3.  computing
 a.  a program that translates a second program to machine code one statement at a time and causes the execution of the resulting code as soon as the translation is completed
 b.  a machine that interprets the holes in a punched card and prints the corresponding characters on that card
fem n

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