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Overview of noun scanner

The noun scanner has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. scanner

(someone who scans verse to determine the number and prosodic value of the syllables)

2. scanner, digital scanner, image scanner

(an electronic device that generates a digital representation of an image for data input to a computer)

3. scanner

(a radar dish that rotates or oscillates in order to scan a broad area)

4. scanner, electronic scanner

(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") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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