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Synonyms for screening
ˈskri nɪŋscreen·ing

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  1. screening, showing, viewingnoun

    the display of a motion picture

    exhibit, cover, showing, wake, covering, display, masking, viewing

  2. screeningnoun

    fabric of metal or plastic mesh

    covering, masking, cover, viewing, showing

  3. cover, covering, screening, maskingnoun

    the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

    "the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"

    cover charge, blanket, screen, covering, cover version, coating, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, viewing, concealment, masking piece, top, masking, showing, back, application, cover, book binding

  4. screeningnoun

    testing objects or persons in order to identify those with particular characteristics

    covering, masking, cover, viewing, showing

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  1. Caiden Moran:

    Caiden was born, and before we left the hospital we did the newborn hearing screening. And he had failed, so we came back a week later, did the test again, failed again.

  2. Caroline Thorman:

    Care providers are required to identify qualified staff and integrate sexual abuse prevention into the applicant screening and selection process to weed out bad actors and ensure child safety.

  3. Ara Darzi:

    This is one of those transformational discoveries you have in your hand, which could disrupt the way we deliver screening in terms of improving accuracy and productivity.

  4. Otis Brawley:

    There's a tendency in the US to think that every screening test is great. Unfortunately there are screening tests that actually cause more harm than good, in the 1960s and 1970s, we stopped doing chest X-ray screening for lung cancer because, after 20 years of doing it, we finally got around to doing an assessment and we found the death rates were higher in the screened versus the unscreened group.

  5. Archana Radhakrishnan:

    We are continually understanding more about breast cancer screening -- about who should get them, the different age groups of women who really benefit from it and how frequently women need to have mammograms, the guidelines are continuing to evolve, and there is more similarity now between the American Cancer Society and US Preventive Services Task Force guidelines.

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  • suojaus, tarkastusFinnish
  • protection, projectionFrench
  • סְרִיקָהHebrew
  • triagemPortuguese
  • экрани́рование, засло́нка, экраниза́ция, отбо́р, скри́нинг, просмо́трRussian
  • perlustracija, skrining, projekcija, probirSerbo-Croatian
  • screeningSwedish

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