Meaning of “screen” - Learner’s Dictionary

screen

verb [ T ] uk us /skriːn/
MEDICAL

to find out if people have an illness by doing medical tests on them:

Babies are routinely screened for the condition.
GET INFORMATION

to find out information about someone in order to decide if they are suitable for a particular job:

Applicants are screened to ensure that none of them is a security risk.
SHOW

to show something on television or at a cinema:

[ often passive ] The first episode will be screened tonight.

(Definition of “screen verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)