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Noun
The act of broadcasting a media show or program
“The network's screening of graphic, gory images has been a controversial and much-debated issue.”
Noun
A media show or program that is broadcast
“How else could one explain the network's screening of Oshin, a new Japanese soapie which will appeal to no one save Japanese expatriates?”
Noun
An inspection or assessment of someone or something
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“The screening of documents is done to examine potentially relevant materials and to eliminate, as efficiently as possible, those documents which are unlikely to be needed.”
Noun
The act of filtering and selecting the best from a group
“The council has assumed an active role in reviewing recommended changes in the training programs and in screening the applicants for entry into training.”
Noun
Early showing of entertainment
Noun
Screening
Noun
An advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.
Noun
A movie, usually watched in the cinemas
Noun
The situation, in NMR spectroscopy, in which a local magnetic field is weakened by the presence of neighbouring nuclei
Noun
X-ray to detect breast cancer
Noun
The act of hiding or concealing something
Noun
The act or state of programing
Adjective
Used or intended to defend or protect
“The audit focuses on preventive services, including cancer screening, immunizations, and living wills.”
Verb
Present participle for to shut off from view
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“I stopped behind a gorse bush, both for shelter from the cool wind and to screen myself from the birds.”
Verb
Present participle for to keep protected from something potentially dangerous
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“Under the gigantic branches, the beasts of the forests screen themselves from the heat of the sun.”
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Present participle for to keep secret or conceal the truth
“He exhausted all methods to secure a majority in this House, either to promote his future ambitious views, or screen his past criminal conduct.”
Verb
Present participle for to sieve or strain something by passing it through a filter
“Mesh barriers or sieves can screen out anything larger than a certain size from incoming water.”
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Present participle for to pick, select or cull from a larger group
“Calculations based on the equations can help material scientists screen the best candidate materials for optical-switching applications.”
Verb
Present participle for to separate something from something else with or as if with a screen
“Branches, taken off nearby trees, were interwoven into the barbed wire to screen it off from the camp's other section.”
Verb
Present participle for to show or broadcast (a film, video or program)
“The cinema will screen the latest films and will feature handmade reclining seats with retractable tray tables and triple the normal legroom.”
Verb
Present participle for to check on or investigate (someone or something)
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“The procedure allowed the department to screen candidates for backgrounds of non-compliance before they were selected.”
Verb
Present participle for to cloak or envelop (under a covering)
Verb
Present participle for to shut off or keep apart, as from company, society, etc.
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Present participle for to keep apart or isolate from others
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Present participle for to settle firmly or comfortably
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Present participle for to prohibit or interdict the participation or inclusion of
Verb
Present participle for to edit out incorrect, offensive, or otherwise undesirable content from a publication
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Present participle for to impede the work or ability of, especially intending to cause failure
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Present participle for search carefully and systematically
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Present participle for to be on each or on one side of
Verb
Present participle for to cover an opening
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