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Verb
Look over, scrutinize lightly
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“He raised his binoculars to scan the coast.”
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To look about for
“Oblivious, Sam paused to quickly scan the print-outs and spiky, almost illegible handwritten notes strewn around the room.”
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To create a digital copy of an image using a scanner
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To browse or peruse reading material
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(followed by for) To look for or seek
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(in a place) To look thoroughly for something
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To keep a record of
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To loot or plunder by force
axUS
axeUK
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To change in some way
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To search for something
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(computing) To manipulate data or information with a computer or software
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An act of scanning someone or something
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“A quick scan down today's e-mail is all it takes to determine your position.”
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A medical examination using a scanner
“An MRI scan of the brain demonstrated cerebellar atrophy.”
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CT scan
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An instance of scanning
“I've had a quick scan through your book again.”
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