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[dij-i-tl-ahyz, dij-i-tal-ahyz]
verb (used with object), dig·i·tal·ized, dig·i·tal·iz·ing.
  1. Medicine/Medical. to treat (a person) with a regimen of digitalis.
  2. Computers. to digitize.
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Also especially British, dig·i·tal·ise.

Origin of digitalize

First recorded in 1925–30; digital(is) + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for digitalised



verb (tr)
  1. to administer digitoxin or digoxin to (a patient) for the treatment of certain heart disorders
  2. another word for digitize
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Derived Formsdigitalization or digitalisation, noun
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