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tr.v. pre·screened, pre·screen·ing, pre·screens
1. To view (a movie) before release for public showing.
2. To examine or interview before further selection processes occur: prescreen applicants for interviews.


vb (tr)
(Film) to screen (a film) in advance



to screen in advance; select before a more detailed selecting process.
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The digital technology used to prescreen the second administration of the survey was better able to assess the presence of a dial tone than that used for the first administration, allowing a larger proportion of phone numbers to be prescreened out.
Global Banking News-September 7, 2011--Happy State Bank to implement Experian's Instant Prescreen solution(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
Zoot clients are finding our approach to instant prescreen more valuable than ever in today's economy.
Credit instant prescreen is emerging as a high return-on-investment option for financial institutions, he adds.
The hospital's medical staff will prescreen all donors through a mini- physical, which includes a check of blood pressure, body temperature, iron level and health questionnaire.
Using detection technology to quickly prescreen high-risk containers.
In order to make these tools broadly available, USDA is developing web-based software to enable public and private human services agencies to prescreen clients for food stamp benefits.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Prescreen, an innovative movie marketing and distribution platform, will officially launch today to give filmmakers and distributors an alternative to traditional advertising and distribution channels - through the mass marketing of curated content that is then shared by users through social media.
Agilent's GenetiSure prescreen kit was developed based on a protocol designed by Ali Hellani, Ph.
See PRESCREEN & OPT-OUT NOTICE on the other side [or other location] for more information about prescreened offers.
Clarity's data, in conjunction with Zoot's decisioning infrastructure dramatically enhances the effectiveness of the traditional prescreen process.