digitization

digitize

[dij-i-tahyz]
verb (used with object), digitized, digitizing. Computers.
1.
to convert (data) to digital form for use in a computer.
2.
to convert (analogous physical measurements) to digital form.
Also, digitalize; especially British, digitise.


Origin:
1950–55; digit + -ize

digitization, noun
digitizer, noun
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digitize or digitise (ˈdɪdʒɪˌtaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to transcribe (data) into a digital form so that it can be directly processed by a computer
 
digitise or digitise
 
vb
 
digiti'zation or digitise
 
n
 
digiti'sation or digitise
 
n
 
'digitizer or digitise
 
n
 
'digitiser or digitise
 
n

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digitize   (dĭj'ĭ-tīz')  Pronunciation Key 
To convert data or signals, such as images, text, or sound, to digital form. See more at A/D converter.
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