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optical scanning

[ op-ti-kuhl skan-ing ]
/ ˈɒp tɪ kəl ˈskæn ɪŋ /
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noun
the process of interpreting data in printed, handwritten, barcode, or other visual form by an optical scanner.
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Origin of optical scanning

First recorded in 1955–60
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