People on incomming steams scanned the waves in vain.
The doctor scanned the patients X-rays.
I scanned over the headlines of the New York Times while waiting
for the bus.
Tobias scanned the snowy darkness as he slogged on.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3
Commentary: Includes: SCAN IN
Experts at Villanova University scanned the brains of 20 healthy smokers.
Once the book has been scanned, it is available for widespread distribution.
I scanned in all my old graduation photos to save on my hard drive.
Can we scan those old videotapes and convert them to DVDs?
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5, 7
These trochaic lines may be scanned into iambic verse.
These lines may be scanned as blank verse, but the preceding three
insist upon an older pattern.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 6