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digital citizen

[ dij-i-tl sit-uh-zuhn, ‐suhn ]
/ ˈdɪdʒ ɪ tl ˈsɪt ə zən, ‐sən /
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noun

a person who develops the skills and knowledge to effectively use the internet and other digital technology, especially in order to participate responsibly in social and civic activities: We're teaching students how to become good digital citizens.

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Origin of digital citizen

First recorded in 1990–95

historical usage of digital citizen

See internet.

OTHER WORDS FROM digital citizen

dig·i·tal cit·i·zen·ship, noun
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