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intermodulation

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noun in·ter·mod·u·la·tion \-ˌmä-jə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of intermodulation

  1. :  the production in an electrical device of currents having frequencies equal to the sums and differences of frequencies supplied to the device or of their harmonics



Origin of intermodulation

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1931


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