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plural of screen

screens

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verb

present tense third-person singular of screen
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as in filters
to pass through a filter you should screen the cooking oil to remove impurities

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as in shields
to place a protective layer over screened his eyes with his hand to block the sun

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“Screens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/screens. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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