modulator-demodulator


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modulator-demodulator

[′mäj·ə‚lād·ər dē′mäj·ə‚lād·ər]
(electronics)
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# The internet Any new computer will come with a modem (it stands for modulator-demodulator, if you want to impress people at parties).
Add a Fax modem (MODulator-DEModulator) to your computer.
"Modem," for example, is defined as "Modem (Modulator-DEModulator) - A device that enables a computer to transmit and receive data from another computer through a phone line by converting the data into sound." An index provides Internet addresses.