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snapshot

noun [C] uk   /ˈsnæp.ʃɒt/  us   /-ʃɑːt/ informal

snapshot noun [C] (PHOTO)

snapshot noun [C] (UNDERSTANDING)

a piece of information or short description that gives an understanding of a situation at a particular time: Credit rating agencies provide a snapshot of the risks an investment poses at any one time.
Translations of “snapshot”
in Chinese (Traditional) 照片,快照…
in Russian любительский снимок…
in Turkish şipşak resim…
in Chinese (Simplified) 照片,快照…
in Polish zdjęcie…
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