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    Phrase

    I'd like to know what does it mean "A blip on the screen". Thanks for your answer.
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    Re: Phrase

    I'm not a teacher, but it literally refers to a small dot, or blip, on a radar screen or the like, as in this image. It's often now used metaphorically to refer to something small or insignificant, or of little importance.

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