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English definition of “scanner”

scanner

noun [C]     /ˈskænər/
COMPUTER a piece of equipment that copies words or pictures from paper into a computerComputer hardware
MEDICAL a piece of medical equipment used to examine images of the inside of someone's bodyMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of scanner noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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