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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
scan

Plural
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scan ({{{1}}})
  1. The result or output of a scan.
    After the scan was done the doctors looked at the images and made a diagnosis.

Verb

Infinitive
to scan

Third person singular
scan

Simple past
ing

Past participle
-

Present participle
n

to scan (third-person singular simple present scan, present participle n, simple past and past participle ing)
  1. (obsolete): To mount by steps; to go through with step by step.
  2. To examine sequentially, part by part.
  3. (computing): To create a digital copy of an image using a scanner.
  4. To look about for.
    He scanned the horizon.
  5. (poetry) To fit or conform to a specific meter.

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