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n. ~ 1. A collection of published materials, including books, magazines, sound and video recordings, and other formats. - 2. A building used to house such a collection. - 3. Computing · Commonly used subroutines or functions collected for use in different programs.

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A library3 often contains static code that is incorporated into a program during compilation or loaded from a dynamic linking library (DLL).