from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The conversion of a modulated carrier wave into a current equivalent to the original signal.

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  • noun The inverse of the effect of modulation, or applying a signal to a carrier.

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  • noun (electronics) the reception of a signal by extracting it from the carrier wave


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