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cable modem

noun

Simple Definition of cable modem

  • : a device that connects a computer to a network (such as the Internet) through the same kind of cable used for cable television

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cable modem

  1. :  a modem for connecting a computer to a network over a cable television line

1983

First Known Use of cable modem

1983


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