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computerize

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verb com·put·er·ize \kəm-ˈpyü-tə-ˌrīz, -tər-ˌīz\

Simple Definition of computerize

  • : to use a computer to make, do, or control (something)

  • : to provide (something) with computers

  • : to put (something) into a form that a computer can use

Full Definition of computerize

com·put·er·izedcom·put·er·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to carry out, control, or produce by means of a computer <computerized music>

  3. 2 :  to equip with computers <computerize public schools>

  4. 3 a :  to store in a computer <computerize data> b :  to put in a form that a computer can use <computerize paperwork>

com·put·er·iz·able play \-ˌpyü-tə-ˈrī-zə-bəl\ adjective
com·put·er·i·za·tion play \-ˌpyü-tə-rə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of computerize

  1. We plan to computerize our billing system.

  2. The office is being computerized.

  3. Libraries are computerizing their records.



1957

First Known Use of computerize

1957

Rhymes with computerize

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