What does scanning mean?

Definitions for scanning
scan·ning

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scanning(noun)

    the process of translating photographs into a digital form that can be recognized by a computer

  2. scanning(noun)

    the act of systematically moving a finely focused beam of light or electrons over a surface in order to produce an image of it for analysis or transmission

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scanning

    of Scan

How to pronounce scanning?

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How to say scanning in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scanning in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scanning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of scanning in a Sentence

  1. Willy Sorenson:

    Just like every other sign you see on the roadway, it’s in your vision when you’re driving, as long as they’re looking out front or to the sides and constantly moving, making sure they’re constantly scanning the roads, the message will clearly connect with them.

  2. Robert Jan van de Kraats:

    We are looking at opportunities in the professional space, so people with a masters or bachelor's education level, we have an ambition to be come a bigger player there. So we are constantly scanning the world.

  3. College President Sandy Shugart:

    Following a comprehensive external investigation and a thorough internal review, we identified teaching methods that employ sophisticated simulators and have decided to permanently discontinue the use of student volunteers for transvaginal ultrasound scanning.

  4. Even Wirth:

    We are always scanning the landscape for opportunities.

  5. Paul Trombino:

    As long as they’re looking out front or to the sides and constantly moving, making sure they’re constantly scanning the roads, the message will clearly connect with them.

Images & Illustrations of scanning

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