1. A white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing (synset 104159912)
  2. A protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight (synset 102854358)
    "they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
  3. The display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube (synset 104159676)
  4. A covering that serves to conceal or shelter something (synset 104159023)
    "a screen of trees afforded privacy"; "under cover of darkness"; "the brush provided a covert for game"; "the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background"
  5. A protective covering consisting of netting;
    Can be mounted in a frame (synset 104158646)
    "they put screens in the windows for protection against insects"; "a metal screen protected the observers"
  6. The personnel of the film industry (synset 108085293)
    "a star of stage and screen"
  7. A strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles (synset 104223701)
  8. Partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space (synset 104159470)
  1. Test or examine for the presence of disease or infection (synset 202538775)
    "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
  2. Examine methodically (synset 200699185)
    "screen the suitcases"
  3. Examine in order to test suitability (synset 202405520)
    "screen these samples"; "screen the job applicants"
  4. Project onto a screen for viewing (synset 202144356)
    "screen a film"
  5. Prevent from entering (synset 201480168)
    "block out the strong sunlight"
  6. Separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff (synset 201463414)
  7. Protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm (synset 201132595)

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