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Definition of "screened" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of screen. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "screened" in a sentence
  • "Finland has shown us that even a lack of screening for five years, resulting in less than 70% of the population being screened, is enough to increase the population incidence rate of cervical cancer."
  • "As a result, they dictated that archaeologists could dig up bones and skulls, but insisted that they would have to rebury them within two years "in an accepted place of burial" – a cemetery – while the excavations would have to be screened from the public."
  • "The ministry's requirement that any excavation of human remains must be screened from the public has also caused anger."