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digitize

[′dij·ə‚tīz]
(computer science)
To convert an analog measurement of a quantity into a numerical value.

digitize

To convert an image or signal into digital code by scanning, tracing on a graphics tablet or using an analog to digital conversion device. 3D objects can be digitized by a device with a mechanical arm that is moved onto all the corners.
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The dual-channel, 1GHz digitiser offers up to a 2 GS/s real-time sample rate, making it ideal for acquisition and characterisation of fast, nanosecond-edge speeds.
Equipped with a 256MB per channel memory board, the digitiser also provides high sustained sample rates over extended data capture windows.