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dig·i·tal

 (dĭj′ĭ-tl)
adj.
1.
a. Relating to or resembling a digit, especially a finger.
b. Operated or done with the fingers: a digital switch.
c. Having digits.
2. Expressed in discrete numerical form, especially for use by a computer or other electronic device: digital information.
3. Electronics
a. Relating to or being a device that can generate, record, process, receive, transmit, or display information that is represented in discrete numerical form.
b. Relating to or being a service that provides information expressed in discrete numerical form: We subscribe to digital cable.
4. Relating to or being a profession or activity that is performed using digital devices: a digital librarian; digital photography.
5. Using or giving a reading in digits: a digital clock.
6. Characterized by widespread use of computers: living in the digital age.
n.
A key played with the finger, as on a piano.

dig′i·tal·ly adv.

digital

(ˈdɪdʒɪtəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, resembling, or possessing a digit or digits
2. (Mathematics) of, relating to, resembling, or possessing a digit or digits
3. performed with the fingers
4. (Computer Science) representing data as a series of numerical values
5. (Communications & Information) displaying information as numbers rather than by a pointer moving over a dial: a digital voltmeter; digital read-out.
6. (Electronics) electronics responding to discrete values of input voltage and producing discrete output voltage levels, as in a logic circuit: digital circuit.
7. (Anatomy) a less common word for digitate
8. (Botany) a less common word for digitate
n
(Instruments) music one of the keys on the manuals of an organ or on a piano, harpsichord, etc
ˈdigitally adv

dig•it•al

(ˈdɪdʒ ɪ tl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or resembling a digit or finger.
2. manipulated with a finger: a digital switch.
3. having digits or digitlike parts.
4. of, pertaining to, or using data in the form of numerical digits: a digital recording.
5. displaying a readout in numerical digits rather than by a pointer or hands on a dial: a digital clock.
6. Computers. involving or using numerical digits expressed in a scale of notation to represent discretely all variables occurring in a problem.
7. of, pertaining to, or using numerical calculations.
8. available in electronic form; readable and manipulable by computer.
n.
9. one of the keys or finger levers of keyboard instruments.
10. a digital device, as a clock or watch.
[1400–50; < Latin]
dig′it•al•ly, adv.

dig·i·tal

(dĭj′ĭ-tl)
1. Anatomy Relating to or resembling a digit, especially a finger.
2. Expressed in numerical form, especially for use by a computer: converted the image to a digital form.
3. Computer Science Relating to a device that can read, write, or store information represented in numerical form: a digital computer.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.digital - displaying numbers rather than scale positions; "digital clock"; "digital readout"
2.digital - relating to or performed with the fingers; "digital examination"
3.digital - of a circuit or device that represents magnitudes in digits; "digital computer"
electronics - the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
analog, analogue, linear - of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input; "analogue device"; "linear amplifier"
Translations
رَقْميرَقْمِيّ
číslicovýdigitální
digital
digitaalinennumeerinen
digitalni
digitális
stafrænn
デジタルデジタルの
디지털 방식의
digitalen
digital
ซึ่งส่งรับข้อมูลโดยใช้ตัวเลข
kỹ thuật số
数字的数码

digital

[ˈdɪdʒɪtəl]
A. ADJ [watch, display, recording] → digital
B. CPD digital camera Ncámara f digital
digital radio Nradio f digital
digital television Ntelevisión f digital

digital

[ˈdɪdʒɪtəl] adj [broadcasting, technology] → digital(e); [watch, clock] → à affichage numérique, à affichage digitaldigital audio tape ncassette f audionumériquedigital camera nappareil m photo numériquedigital compact cassette ncassette f numérique

digital

adj
clock, computerDigital-; digital displayDigitalanzeige f; digital technologyDigitaltechnik f
(Anat) → Finger-
n (of piano, organ)Taste f

digital

:
digital audio tape
nDAT-Band nt
digital cable
n (TV) → Digitalkabel nt
digital camera
digital compact cassette
ndigitale Compactkassette f, → DCC f

digital

:
digital photo
ndigitales Foto, Digitalfoto nt
digital projector
nBeamer m
digital radio
digital recording
nDigitalaufnahme f
digital television, digital TV
digital video recorder

digital

[ˈdɪdʒɪtl] adj (clock, computer) → digitale

digit

(ˈdidʒit) noun
1. any of the figures 0 to 9. 105 is a number with three digits.
2. a finger or toe.
ˈdigital adjective
(of a omputer etc) using the numbers 0–9.
digital clock/watch
a clock or watch which shows the time in numbers instead of on a dial.

digital

رَقْمِيّ digitální digital digital ψηφιακός digital digitaalinen numérique digitalni digitale デジタルの 디지털 방식의 digitaal digital cyfrowy digital цифровой digital ซึ่งส่งรับข้อมูลโดยใช้ตัวเลข dijital kỹ thuật số 数字的

dig·i·tal

a. digital, rel. a los dedos.

digital

adj digital
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