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Definition of spreadsheet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

spreadsheet

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈspredʃiːt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspredʃiːt//
 
Computer software
 
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a computer program that is used, for example, when doing financial or project planning. You enter data in rows and columns and the program calculates costs, etc. from it. The individual documents are also called spreadsheets. Wordfinderanimation, application, authoring, beta version, configure, demo, install, interactive, software, spreadsheet See related entries: Computer softwareExtra examples I created a spreadsheet to calculate my expenses. I do a weekly update for managers on a spreadsheet. I entered the data into a spreadsheet on my laptop. Sales are reported in a spreadsheet. The figures are automatically imported into a spreadsheet. The information is saved in a spreadsheet format for further analysis. a spreadsheet showing current spending a spreadsheet with the names and addresses of all my clients
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