screening

Definition

A preliminary assessment of job candidates or investment opportunities based on specified criteria.

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We were invited to the first screening of the film and we were all really excited to get a chance to see the movie.

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The screening was effective as we narrowed our candidate pool with challenging tests to find the best person for the position.

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Unfortunately my resume has not made it past any screening; I have a terrible job history of getting fired and quitting jobs.

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