from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The conversion of a modulated carrier wave into a current equivalent to the original signal. Also called detection.
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- n. The inverse of the effect of modulation, or applying a signal to a carrier.
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- n. (electronics) the reception of a signal by extracting it from the carrier wave
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