scanner

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

scan +‎ -er

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Noun[edit]

scanner (plural scanners)

  1. A device which scans documents in order to convert them to a digital medium.
    He put the picture in the scanner, then e-mailed a copy of it to his family.
  2. A radio receiver which iterates through a sequence of frequencies to detect signal.
  3. A device which uses radiation (ultrasound, X-ray, etc.) to generate images of tissue or surfaces for diagnostic purposes.
  4. A device which uses optics to detect printed data (such as a barcode).
  5. One who scans.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hyphenation: scan‧ner

Etymology[edit]

From English: scannen +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

scanner m (plural scanners, diminutive scannertje n)

  1. scanner

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English scan.

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Verb[edit]

scanner

  1. to scan (to create a digital copy of an image using a scanner)

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English scan +‎ -er.

Verb[edit]

scanner (gerund scann'nie)

  1. (computing, etc.) to scan

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

scanner m (plural scanners)

  1. Alternative form of escâner