carrier wave definition

  • noun:
    • An electromagnetic wave that may be modulated, as with frequency, amplitude, or phase, to send message, music, images, or any other indicators.
    • An electromagnetic revolution that can be modulated, either in frequency, amplitude or period, to send speech, music, pictures, or any other indicators.
    • a radio wave which can be modulated being transfer a sign

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