screensaver


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screensaver

(ˈskriːnseɪvər)
n
(Computer Science) a computer program that reduces screen damage resulting from an unchanging display when a computer is switched on but not in use by blanking the screen or generating moving patterns, etc
Translations
šetřič obrazovky
screen-saver
ruudunsäästäjä
zaštitnik ekrana
スクリーンセーバー
화면 보호기
skärmsläckare
โปรแกรมรักษาจอภาพ
chương trình bảo vệ màn hình

screensaver

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screensaver

شَاشَةٌ تَوَقُّف šetřič obrazovky screen-saver Bildschirmschoner προφύλαξη οθόνης protector de pantalla ruudunsäästäjä économiseur d’écran zaštitnik ekrana salvaschermo スクリーンセーバー 화면 보호기 screensaver skjermbeskytter wygaszacz ekranu protetor de ecrã, screensaver экранная заставка skärmsläckare โปรแกรมรักษาจอภาพ ekran koruyucusu chương trình bảo vệ màn hình 屏幕保护程序
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