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noun screening pronunciation in British English /ˈskriːnɪŋ/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] tests done to check someone for a particular disease
    The lump was discovered during routine breast screening.
    screening of: the mass screening of people in susceptible groups
  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] an occasion when a film is shown or a television programme is broadcast
    screening of: the screening of her first film at the Cannes Film Festival

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