tech·​nol·​o·​gize | \ tek-ˈnä-lə-ˌjīz How to pronounce technologize (audio) \
technologized; technologizing

Definition of technologize

transitive verb

: to affect or alter by technology

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Forward and others that try to technologize your health care. Eric Johnson, Recode, "The internet’s favorite Goop critic Dr. Jen Gunter says ‘medical conspiracy theories’ are running amok online," 20 Aug. 2018 There was a move to technologize dating a long time ago. Eric Johnson, Recode, "Swiping on Tinder is addictive. That’s partly because it was inspired by an experiment that ‘turned pigeons into gamblers.’," 19 Sep. 2018

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1922, in the meaning defined above

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