- undesirable material that has been separated from usable material by means of a screen or sieve: screenings of imperfect grain.
- extremely fine coal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM screeningpre·screen·ing, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for screenings
And as far as security at the screenings goes, League says his theaters have taken the necessary precautions.The Inside Story of How Sony’s ‘The Interview’ Finally Made It to Theaters|Marlow Stern|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In our screenings, he always sits in the same corner chair and always looks hopeful, no matter what the movie.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
People still go to midnight screenings in Frank-N-Furter costumes and throw rice.Punks, UFOs, and Heroin: How ‘Liquid Sky’ Became a Cult Movie|Daniel Genis|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
About 500 screenings have been requested nationwide, with more than 32,000 tickets pre-reserved.Girl Rising Documentary: Social-Media Marketing Phenomenon|Eleanor Clift|March 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Avon Foundation Breast Cancer Crusade generally splits its funding for screenings and science equally.The Media’s Pink-Ribbon Problem: Coverage Is Skewed, Study Says|Abigail Pesta|August 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Of course in screenings, there is always considerable real wheat, though the grains are small.
The automobile traffic first brushes aside all of the screenings and smaller particles of rock, exposing the larger stones.
Screenings having good bonding properties will also be required for the base course.
These little grains among the screenings are the children, and they are the missionaries' hope.
Look out, dad, you may strike a nest of screenings shot into the middle of one of those sacks with a stove pipe.Chiquita, an American Novel|Merrill Tileston