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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 screened
 (pp.)放映

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Screen v. t. [imp. & p. p. Screened p. pr. & vb. n. Screening.]
 1. To provide with a shelter or means of concealment; to separate or cut off from inconvenience, injury, or danger; to shelter; to protect; to protect by hiding; to conceal; as, fruits screened from cold winds by a forest or hill.
    They were encouraged and screened by some who were in high commands.   --Macaulay.
 2. To pass, as coal, gravel, ashes, etc., through a screen in order to separate the coarse from the fine, or the worthless from the valuable; to sift.