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Synonyms for scan

glance over

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look

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to view broadly or from a height

to look through reading matter casually

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the act of scanning

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an image produced by scanning

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examine minutely or intensely

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examine hastily

make a wide, sweeping search of

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conform to a metrical pattern

move a light beam over

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read metrically

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obtain data from magnetic tapes

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They did the brain scan at the Belfast City Hospital and the neurosurgeons watched it on a computer screen from the Royal.
The volunteers had lumbar puncture tests to check their CSF for levels of amyloid and MRI brain scans to calculate brain shrinkage.
The good thing whenhe failed his brain scan was he didn't go away and pack it in, he stayed in the gym working and carried on sparring with the boys.
Medics assessed her condition and recommended she had a brain scan.
Clinicians will have to be careful to take the entire pattern of the brain scan into account," Dr.
Children could in future be screened for autism using a 15-minute brain scan developed by British scientists.
Thankfully he seems fine today, but we're going to get him a brain scan this week to confirm there has been no long-term damage.
When volunteers viewed a much larger number of photos--a total of 1,620 pictures--the scientists had a much more difficult time predicting what the volunteers were looking at, based on the brain scan alone.
Only 38 per cent of West Midland stroke victims receive a vital brain scan to confirm their diagnosis within 24 hours.
A chest radiograph revealed air and pus outside the lining of the lung (a condition known as hydropneumothorax), and a brain scan showed four abscesses.
Could your teacher give you a brain scan the next time you say the dog ate your homework?
A brain scan last month was not conclusive and was followed by another last week.
A brain scan of someone engaged in a familiar activity, like reading, displayed the colors green, yellow and blue.
Gary and Pauline Cooke, from Solihull, have hit out at surgeons at Birmingham's Heartlands Hospital and have launched legal action, claiming their son Matthew was refused a vital brain scan.
A brain scan revealed diffuse swelling of the brain and a small subdural hematoma.