how to pronounce screening


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the above transcription of screening is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

screening is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of screening in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… to watch the farewell screening and just …”

meanings of screening


  1. A method to identify a disease in a population which is not showing any symptoms of this disease.
  2. The examination and treatment of a material to detect and remove unwanted fractions.
  3. The showing of a film.
  4. Shielding.
  5. The process of checking or filtering.
  6. Material removed by such a process; refuse left after screening sand, coal, ashes, etc.
  7. Mesh material that is used to screen (as in a "screen door").
  8. Action done by the serving team to prevent the opposing team from seeing the server and the flight path of the ball.


  1. Present participle of screen.

screening frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word screening occurs in english on average 8.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics screening can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that screening can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with screening


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