Translation of "scan" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /skæn/ (present participle scanning, past tense and past participle scanned)

to examine something with a machine that can see inside an object or body

aletle taramak
Airports use X-ray machines to scan luggage for weapons.

to use a piece of equipment that copies words or pictures from paper into a computer

resim ve yazıları bilgisayara aktarmak için taramak
to scan photos into a computer

to look around an area quickly to try to find a person or thing

iyice incelemek, inceden inceye araştırmak
She scanned the crowd for a familiar face.
READ ( also scan through)

to quickly read a piece of writing to understand the main meaning or to find a particular piece of information

hızlıca okumak/göz gezdirmek
I scanned the travel brochures looking for a cheap holiday.

(Translation of “scan verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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