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spread·sheet

 (sprĕd′shēt′)
n.
1. A software interface consisting of an interactive grid made up of cells in which data or formulas are entered for analysis or presentation.
2. A piece of paper with rows and columns for recording financial data for use in comparative analysis.

spreadsheet

(ˈsprɛdˌʃiːt)
n
(Computer Science) a computer program that allows easy entry and manipulation of figures, equations, and text, used esp for financial planning and budgeting

spread•sheet

(ˈsprɛdˌʃit)
n.
1. an outsize ledger sheet used by accountants.
2. such a sheet simulated electronically by specialized computer software, used esp. for financial planning.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spreadsheet - a screen-oriented interactive program enabling a user to lay out financial data on the screenspreadsheet - a screen-oriented interactive program enabling a user to lay out financial data on the screen
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
Translations
tabulkový procesor
regneark
taulokkalaskentaohjelmataulukkolaskentataulukkolaskentaohjelma
plahta
スプレッドシート方眼紙表計算ソフト
컴퓨터용 회계처리 프로그램
kalkylblad
bảng tính toán

spreadsheet

[ˈspredʃiːt] Nhoja f electrónica, hoja f de cálculo

spreadsheet

[ˈsprɛdʃiːt] n (COMPUTING)tableur m

spreadsheet

n (Comput) → Tabellenkalkulation f, → Spreadsheet nt; (= software)Tabellenkalkulations- or Spreadsheetprogramm nt

spreadsheet

[ˈsprɛdˌʃiːt] n (Comput) → foglio elettronico

spreadsheet

جَدْوَل tabulkový procesor regneark Tabellenkalkulationsprogramm λογιστικό φύλλο hoja de cálculo taulukkolaskentaohjelma feuille de calcul plahta foglio elettronico スプレッドシート 컴퓨터용 회계처리 프로그램 spreadsheet regneark arkusz kalkulacyjny folha de cálculo, planilha электронные таблицы kalkylblad ตารางจัดการหมายถึงโปรแกรมคอมพิวเตอร์ประเภทหนึ่ง hesap çizelgesi bảng tính toán 电子计算表
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I was around in the days of VisiCalc and other early software.
Taylor, The Power OF: VisiCalc (1981) (advising how to properly use the VisiCalc system and providing practice exercises on the system).
Visicalc, the first desktop spreadsheet program, gave way to Lotus 1-2-3, which in turn gave way to Excel.
They wrote simple Visicalc spreadsheets that allowed farmers to calculate the optimum number of sheep or cattle to cull.
Microsoft Excel is an imitation of Lotus 1-2-3, which is an imitation of Visicalc.
In fact, spreadsheets like VisiCalc, introduced in 1979, and Lotus 1-2-3, introduced in 1983, are credited with launching the success of the Apple II and the IBM PC as serious business machines rather than niche hobbyist tinker toys.
A version of this solution appeared in an early computer science journal [5] using the first spreadsheet, Visicalc, which did not contain graphics.
Important spreadsheets are EditGrid (developed in Hong Kong by Team and Concepts, but recently moved to servers in North America), iRows (shut down on New Year's Eve of 2006 when its two founders were hired by Google), ThinkFree (a Korean tool that uses a Java applet to provide more powerful functions), Dan Bricklin's wikiCalc (written in Perl by the inventor of VisiCalc, the first PC-based spreadsheet ever), and Zoho Sheet, part of the Zoho Office Suite, perhaps the most ambitiously comprehensive of the new web-application packages.
His duties included handling the musicians' finances, which he did with paper and pencil--until he was introduced to an Apple IIe computer, and a spreadsheet program called VisiCalc.
A partnership has been established by wiki company Socialtext and Dan Bricklin, the inventor of VisiCalc, a PC spreadsheet.
He has financial records in VisiCalc in Apple and PC formats, and both old Mac and new Windows versions of Excel.