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snapshotnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsnæpˌʃɑt/
an ​informalphotograph
(Definition of snapshot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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snapshotnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsnæpʃɒt/ informal
the way that a particular ​figure or set of ​figures gives an ​understanding of a ​situation at a particular ​time: Credit ​ratingagenciesprovide a snapshot of the ​risks an ​investment poses at any one ​time.
(Definition of snapshot from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snapshot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 照片,快照…
in Turkish şipşak resim…
in Russian любительский снимок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 照片,快照…
in Polish zdjęcie…
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