Definitions for demodulatediˈmɒdʒ əˌleɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

de•mod•u•latediˈmɒdʒ əˌleɪt(v.t.)-lat•ed, -lat•ing.

  1. to extract the original information-bearing signal from (a modulated carrier wave or signal).

    Category: Telegraphy and Telephony

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. demodulate(verb)

    extract information from a modulated carrier wave


  1. demodulate(Verb)

    To reverse modulate, undo the effects of modulation.

    In a radio transmitter you modulate the carrier wave; in the receiver you demodulate it.


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