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Meaning of “spreadsheet” in the English Dictionary

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spreadsheetnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈspred.ʃiːt/
B2 a ​computerprogram, used ​especially in ​business, that ​allows you to do ​financialcalculations and ​plans
(Definition of spreadsheet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spreadsheet" in Business English

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spreadsheetnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈspredʃiːt/ GRAPHS & CHARTS, IT
a ​piece of ​computersoftware used for showing rows and ​columns of ​numbers or other ​data, and for doing ​calculations with this ​data: in/on a spreadsheet Information for the ​graphs can be ​entered on a spreadsheet.open/create/make a spreadsheet I ​created a spreadsheet to ​helpanalyse the ​salesdata. spreadsheet ​programs/​software
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(Definition of spreadsheet from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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