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screening

noun
     
screen‧ing
1 [uncountable and countable]AMFAMT the showing of a film or television programme:
a screening of Spielberg's new movie
2 [uncountable]MH medical tests that are done on a lot of people to make sure that they do not have a particular disease
screening for
screening for breast cancer
3 [uncountable] tests or checks that are done to make sure that people or things are acceptable or suitable for a particular purpose:
security screening of airline passengers

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