Meaning of “snapshot” in the English Dictionary

"snapshot" in American English

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snapshotnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsnæpˌʃɑt/

(Definition of “snapshot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"snapshot" in Business English

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snapshotnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsnæpʃɒt/ us informal

the way that a particular figure or set of figures 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.

(Definition of “snapshot” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)