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digitaladjective

uk   /ˈdɪdʒ.ɪ.təl/  us   /ˈdɪdʒ.ə.t̬əl/
A2 recording or storing information as series of the numbers 1 and 0, to show that a signal is present or absent: digital data
A2 using or relating to digital signals and computer technology : a digital recording a digital camera digital TV
B1 showing information in the form of an electronic image: a digital clock/display a digital watch

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digitally
adverb uk   /ˈdɪdʒ.ɪ.təl.i/  us   /ˈdɪdʒ.ə.t̬əl.i/
Sound and pictures can be stored digitally, as on a CD.
(Definition of digital from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"digital" in American English

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digitaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdɪdʒ·ɪ·t̬əl/
recording or showing information in the form of numbers, esp. 0 and 1: The old movie was re-released with digital sound.
A digital watch or clock shows the time with numbers that change as the time changes.
(Definition of digital from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"digital" in Business English

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digitaladjective

uk   us   /ˈdɪdʒɪtəl/
IT, COMMUNICATIONS using a system that can be used by a computer and other electronic equipment, in which information is sent and received in electronic form as a series of the numbers 1 and 0: digital content/data/information digital camera/photography/image digital television/TV/radio After the switchover all our TV channels went digital.
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IT, INTERNET relating to computer technology, especially the internet: The business has invested heavily in the latest digital technology. In the digital world, the tools available to a marketer are utterly different. The magazine that year ranked YouTube as one of its top ten digital brands.
showing information as whole numbers rather than in another form such as a picture, graph, etc.: The unit has a clear digital display showing the temperature and humidity. a digital watch/clock/alarm clock
digitally
adverb /ˈdɪdʒɪtəli/
The system captures CCTV images and stores them digitally on hard disk.
(Definition of digital from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“digital” in British English

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