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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A software program that displays constantly changing images or dims the brightness of a display screen to protect the screen from having an image etched onto its surface.

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  • n. Alternative spelling of screensaver.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (computer science) a moving design that appears on a computer screen when there has been no input for a specified period of time


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