[ dij-i-tl sit-uh-zuh n, ‐suh n ]
/ ˈdɪdʒ ɪ tl ˈsɪt ə zən, ‐sən /
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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