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Present participle for to look over or scrutinize, especially a wide area
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“He raised his binoculars to scan the coast.”
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Present participle for to quickly look or skim through reading material
“Oblivious, Sam paused to quickly scan the print-outs and spiky, almost illegible handwritten notes strewn around the room.”
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Present participle for to conduct a test, examination or analysis of
“If the atrium is dilated, the clinician should scan for the presence of an echogenic thrombus.”
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Present participle for to photograph or create an image of something
“You can scan the documents and store them on your laptop or notebook computer.”
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Present participle for to create a copy of an image
“If you've rented out your house, scan a copy of your lease and your landlord insurance.”
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Present participle for to digitally read data through imaging
“There are many applications that enable you to use a phone's camera to scan a barcode and obtain a price online.”
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Present participle for to look at closely or with interest
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Present participle for to investigate or survey, especially an area or place
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(in a place) Present participle for to look thoroughly for something
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(followed by for) Present participle for to look for or seek
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Present participle for to keep a record of
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Present participle for to change in some way
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Present participle for look, search for over a wide area
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(computing) Present participle for to manipulate data or information with a computer or software
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A detailed examination of the elements or structure of something
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Conversion to digital format
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Reproduction, reprinting and copying of graphics
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