transitive verbdig·i·tized, dig·i·tiz·ing, dig·i·tiz·es
(third-person singular simple present digitizes, present participle digitizing, simple past and past participle digitized)
digit + -ize
digitize - Computer Definition
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.