Definition of lock screen in English:

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lock screen

noun

A visual interface on a computer or mobile phone which is available before the user has entered a passcode or otherwise activated the full functionality of the device: a security flaw enabled users to bypass the lock screen
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  • There's also a camera shortcut placed in the lower right corner of the lock screen.
  • Displaying such information in the lock screen overrides privacy measures.
  • You can change the greeting on the lock screen by hitting the edit button.

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