Meaning of “screening” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “screening” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"screening" in Business English

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screeningnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈskriːnɪŋ/ us

HR a process in which someone's previous jobs, personal activities, etc. are examined in order to find out if they are suitable or able to do a particular job:

Employment screening does not always extend to temporary staff.

PRODUCTION tests or examinations to discover if there is anything wrong with something:

screening process.

(Definition of “screening” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)