What Is The Difference between AWS CodeBuild and AWS CodeDeploy?

AWS has PaaS services called CodeBuild and CodeDeploy.  What are the differences between these?

"AWS CodeBuild is a fully managed continuous integration service that compiles source code, runs tests, and produces software packages that are ready to deploy."  (Taken from https://aws.amazon.com/codebuild/.)

"AWS CodeDeploy is a fully managed deployment service that automates software deployments to a variety of compute services such as Amazon EC2, AWS Fargate, AWS Lambda, and your on-premises servers." (Taken from https://aws.amazon.com/codedeploy/.)

AWS CodeBuild is primarily for preparing software for deployment.  AWS CodeDeploy is primarily for doing the deployment of code that is ready to be deployed.

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