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The correct term for taking code from a version of a programming language (i.e. ES6) and transforming it into code of another version of a programming language (i.e. ES5) is transpiling.  Compiling is when you take code from one language (i.e. Java) and transform it into a completely different language (i.e. JavaScript).
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@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ to browser vendors are eager to use and implement new JS features faster than th
organization can approve them.
JavaScript as browsers understand it is a bit like the "assembly of the web," meaning that it
-can correctly run code that was implemented in a higher level language and "compiled" down
+can correctly run code that was implemented in a higher level language and "transpiled" down
to JS the browser understands.
That is exactly what CoffeeScript was, which was one of the first very successful higher-level JS languages. A developer

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