or screen shot
[ skreen-shot ]
/ ˈskrinˌʃɒt /
Also called screen capture. a copy or image of what is seen on a computer screen at a given time: Save the screenshot as a graphics file.
verb (used with object) screen·shot or screen·shot·ted, screen·shot·ting.
to take a screenshot of: You can screenshot the error message and send it to me.
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British Dictionary definitions for screen capture
/ (ˈskriːnˌʃɒt) /
an image created by copying part or all of the display on a computer screen at a particular moment, for example in order to demonstrate the use of a piece of software
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Word Origin and History for screen capture
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