What is another word for scan?

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Look over, scrutinize lightly
“He raised his binoculars to scan the coast.”
To look about for
“Oblivious, Sam paused to quickly scan the print-outs and spiky, almost illegible handwritten notes strewn around the room.”
To create a digital copy of an image using a scanner
An act of scanning someone or something
“A quick scan down today's e-mail is all it takes to determine your position.”
A medical examination using a scanner
“An MRI scan of the brain demonstrated cerebellar atrophy.”
An instance of scanning
“I've had a quick scan through your book again.”
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