"quantized" in the verb sense
1. quantize, quantise
approximate (a signal varying continuously in amplitude) by one whose amplitude is restricted to a prescribed set of discrete values
2. quantize, quantise
apply quantum theory to restrict the number of possible values of (a quantity) or states of (a physical entity or system) so that certain variables can assume only certain discrete magnitudes that are integral multiples of a common factor
"quantized" in the adjective sense
1. quantal, quantized
of or relating to a quantum or capable of existing in only one of two states
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