Main definitions of digitalize in English

: digitalize1digitalize2

digitalize1

(also digitalise)

verb

  • another term for digitize
    • ‘A possible step in that direction would be to digitalise film exhibition in all ‘B’ and ‘C’ grade theatres, he said.’
    • ‘Again the computer stores now have packs that will connect up pretty well any device into your computer to digitalise your sound.’
    • ‘Taiwan should also play a key role in providing content to Chinese-language Web sites and digitalizing museum collections, he said.’
    • ‘The design is being digitalised and will be used as the logo for the North Wiltshire District Council initiative's directory which is due to be launched this Summer.’
    • ‘To make Taiwan a digitalized nation, the Cabinet plans to popularize the home and commercial use of the Internet and broadband and to digitalize industries, government and transportation.’
    • ‘Private funds can construct and operate cable TV networks, and participate in establishing or digitalizing cable TV networks, but the above mentioned cultural enterprises must be at least 51% state-owned.’
    • ‘The Zambia Telecommunications Corporation has digitalised 70 per cent of its telecommunication network countrywide in order to promote and facilitate easy international communication.’
    • ‘We then had to digitalise and reinforce the direct sound…’
    • ‘There can be no doubt, however, that the photographic collage machines are being digitalized at a rapid rate.’
    • ‘He said the authority was currently re-planning the television service by digitalising it to make it accommodate more channels.’
    • ‘It is expected that the new tariff will be valid only in the big cities in which all lines are due to be digitalised.’
    • ‘That's why he's been archiving and digitalising his albums and documents.’
    • ‘For more effective regional cooperation, it would also be necessary to digitalise inter-country links within the region in a time bound manner.’
    • ‘Thirty-four thousand color documents have been digitalized from the originals (recto and verso, as needed), to be compiled in four sets of four DVDs each.’
    • ‘A volunteer said: ‘I have spent the last year helping the trust to assess and digitalise its extensive photographic slide collection.’’
    • ‘Ovid has been digitalized to enact our lust for transformation, for tricks of incarnation and reconstitution.’
    • ‘The prints will be digitalised and accessible by the authorities in all 15-member states on a computerised system.’
    • ‘When the raw recordings were digitalized and tailored for spectrographic analyses, we counted the number of bouts that consisted of at least two songs and also the number of single songs.’
    • ‘He digitalises sound - he turns it into numbers - which then get mapped to coloured points on a screen, and to new sounds.’
    • ‘The historical footage is digitalized, manipulated on a computer, and then transferred to video format for exhibition.’

Pronunciation:

digitalize

/ˈdɪdʒɪt(ə)lʌɪz/

Main definitions of digitalize in English

: digitalize1digitalize2

digitalize2

(also digitalise)

verb

[WITH OBJECT]Medicine
  • Administer digitalis or digoxin to (a patient with a heart complaint):

    ‘the failure to produce a slowing of resting heart rate suggests that our subjects were not digitalized’

Pronunciation:

digitalize

/ˈdɪdʒɪt(ə)lʌɪz/