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scanned is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of scanned in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… it can simply be scanned and all of the …”

meanings of scanned


  1. Seen, looked at.
  2. Converted to a digital format using a scanner.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of scan.

scanned frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word scanned occurs in english on average 6.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics scanned can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that scanned can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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