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screen

noun [C] (THING THAT SEPARATES)   /skrin/
something that blocks you from seeing what is behind it, esp. a stiff piece of material that you can stand up like part of a wall and move around: Jennifer has a beautiful screen decorated with Japanese art. A screen is also a stiff, wire net that has very small holes and is fixed within a frame, put in windows esp. in warm weather to let in air and keep insects out.
(Definition of screen noun (THING THAT SEPARATES) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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