To scan (e.g. a passenger at an airport) with a metal detector.
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Origin of Wand
From Middle English wand, wond, from Old Norse vÇ«ndr (“switch, twig"), from Proto-Germanic *wanduz (“rod"), from Proto-Indo-European *wendÊ°- (“to turn, twist, wind, braid"). Cognate with Icelandic vendi (“wand"), Danish vÃ¥nd (“wand, switch"), German Wand (“septum"), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌽𐌳𐌿𐍃 (wandus, “rod").
Middle English from Old Norse vöndr
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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