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English definition of “screen saver”

screen saver

noun [C]     (also screensaver)
a program to protect a computer screen that automatically shows a moving image if the computer is not used for a few minutes Computer programming and software
(Definition of screen saver noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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