Scanner

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

scanner

noun

1: someone who scans verse to determine the number and prosodic value of the syllables

2: an electronic device that generates a digital representation of an image for data input to a computer [syn: {scanner}, {digital scanner}, {image scanner}]

3: a radar dish that rotates or oscillates in order to scan a broad area

4: a radio receiver that moves automatically across some selected range of frequencies looking for some signal or condition; "they used scanners to monitor police radio channels" [syn: {scanner}, {electronic scanner}]


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