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amplitude modulation


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The encoding of a carrier wave by variation of its amplitude in accordance with an input signal.
  • n. A broadcast system that uses amplitude modulation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A method of sending information by modifying (modulating) the intensity (amplitude) of a carrier wave. Commonly abbreviated AM.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. modulation of the amplitude of the (radio) carrier wave


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