scanning device (ˈskænɪŋ dɪˈvaɪs)
- any of various devices used in medical diagnosis to obtain an image of an internal
organ or part ⇒
a brain scanning device
- an electronic device which scans artwork and illustrations and converts the images
to digital form for manipulation, and incorporation into printed publications ⇒
an image scanning device
- a machine which is used to examine, identify, or record things ⇒
a scanning device that sees under people's clothes to spot metal, ceramic knives or
Example Sentences Including 'scanning device'
A new hand-held scanning device will soon be available that allows you to input your food content preferences.
In the future, the new scanning device , Magnetic Resonance Imaging, may help in the detection of adenomyosis.
No More Hysterectomies
It is activated when a scanning device is run across the skin above it and a transmitter on the chip sends out the data.
Glasgow Herald (2002)
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