demodulate

verb
de·​mod·​u·​late | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈmä-jə-ˌlāt How to pronounce demodulate (audio) \
demodulated; demodulating; demodulates

Definition of demodulate

transitive verb

: to extract the information from (a modulated signal)

Other Words from demodulate

demodulation \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌmä-​jə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce demodulate (audio) \ noun
demodulator \ (ˈ)dē-​ˈmä-​jə-​ˌlā-​tər How to pronounce demodulate (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of demodulate

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Demodulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demodulate. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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