Pronunciation: (kum-pyOO'tu-rīz"), [key]
—v., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to control, perform, process, or store (a system, operation, or information) by means of or in an electronic computer or computers.
2. to equip with or automate by computers: to computerize a business.
to make use of computers: The entire industry is expected to computerize by the end of the year. Also, esp. Brit.,com•put'er•ise".
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.