a type of optical scanner having a flat, stationary surface on which a page is scanned by a moving head.
Palette, Pallet, Or Palate?Palette, pallet, and palate are homophones, which means they’re all pronounced the same way, but mean different things.
Words And Phrases Your Parents Used That You Can’t Use NowParenting has changed over the years and so has the language. While some phrases were popular years ago, today they are obsolete ... and for good reason. Here are ten old expressions that your parents might have used but you wouldn't dare use today.
- flat-track bully,
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a computer-controlled device which electronically scans images placed on its flat plate, allowing them to be stored in digital form
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