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scannernoun [C]

us   /ˈskæn·ər/
a device that changes images or text into electronic form: a supermarket checkout scanner An MRI scanner makes images of the brain, spinal cord, and other organs.
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scannernoun [C]

uk   /ˈskænər/ us  
IT a machine that makes images of pictures and documents that are then stored on a computer system: an image scanner
IT, COMMERCE a machine that reads information and puts it into a computer system: a barcode scanner
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