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computerize

verb [T] ( UK also computerise)
 
 
/kəmˈpjuːtəraɪz/ IT
to record, store, and use information on a computer instead of using paper documents: Hospitals are being urged to cut costs by computerizing their medical records.
to use computers to operate a factory, business, job, etc.: Over ninety percent of the firms have computerized their accounting systems and manufacturing processes.
computerization ( UK also computerisation) /kəmˌpjuːtəraɪˈzeɪʃən/ US   /-ṱɚ-/ noun [U] computerized ( UK also computerised) adjective
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