digital humanities

  1. (used with a singular verb)
    1. the study of literature, philosophy, etc., as facilitated by computer technology or digital media: Digital humanities uses data analysis to find patterns in large bodies of text.
    2. the set of methodologies used in such scholarship.
  2. (used with a plural verb) literature, philosophy, etc., as studied with digital tools: research in the digital humanities. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018