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Translation of "scan" - English-Spanish dictionary

scan

verb   /skæn/ ( present participle scanning, past tense and past participle scanned)
to examine something with a machine that can see inside an object or body escanear Airports use X-ray machines to scan luggage for weapons.
to use a machine that copies words or pictures from paper into a computer escanear I scanned the photos into my computer.
to look around an area quickly to try to find a person or thing recorrer con la mirada She scanned the crowd for a familiar face.
to read something quickly in order to understand the main meaning or to find a particular piece of information ojear I scanned the travel brochures looking for a cheap holiday.
noun   /skæn/
a medical examination in which an image of the inside of the body is made using a special machine escáner, ecografía a brain scan
(Definition of scan from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

scan

verb /skӕn/ ( past tense, past participle scanned)
to examine carefully examinar, escudriñar, otear He scanned the horizon for any sign of a ship.
to look at quickly but not in detail dar un vistazo, recorrer con la vista She scanned the newspaper for news of the murder.
to pass radar beams etc over explorar The area was scanned for signs of enemy aircraft.
to pass an electronic or laser beam over a text or picture in order to store it in the memory of a computer. escanear
to examine and get an image of what is inside a person’s body or an object by using ultra-sound and x-ray escanear, pasar por el escáner They scanned his luggage at the airport to see if he was carrying drugs.
to fit into a particular rhythm or metre/meter escandir The second line of that verse doesn’t scan properly.
scanner noun
a machine etc that scans escáner Scanners are machines that show the contents of your luggage on a screen an ultrasound scanner an optical scanner.
(Definition of scan from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “scan”
in Korean 정밀 검사를 하다, (스캐너로) 스캔하다, 살펴보다…
in Arabic يَفحَص بِالأشعّة, يَمسَح بِالماسِح الضَوئي, يَمسَح…
in Malaysian menjalankan penelitian, membaca sesuatu sepintas lalu, mengimbas…
in French scruter, parcourir, balayer…
in Russian сканировать, пробегать глазами, бегло осматривать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看, (用肉眼或用機器)細看,審視, 粗略地看…
in Italian fare un’ecografia di, controllare tramite scanner/body-scanner, fare una scansione di…
in Turkish aletle taramak, resim ve yazıları bilgisayara aktarmak için taramak, iyice incelemek…
in Polish prześwietlać, skanować, rozglądać się po…
in Vietnamese kiểm tra cẩn thận, đọc lướt, quét qua…
in Portuguese escanear, perscrutar, esquadrinhar…
in Thai ตรวจอย่างถี่ถ้วน, กวาดตามอง, ตรวจด้วยเรดาร์…
in German genau prüfen, überfliegen, abtasten…
in Catalan escanejar, recórrer amb la mirada, donar una ullada a…
in Japanese (レントゲンなどで)~をスキャンする, ~をスキャンしてコンピュータに取り込む, (大勢の人などを)ざっと見渡す…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看, (用肉眼或用机器)细看,审视, 粗略地看…
in Indonesian memeriksa, melihat sepintas, memeriksa dengan radar…
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