Demodulate vs. Modulate

Demodulate vs. Modulate — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Demodulate and Modulate

Demodulateverb

To extract (information) from a modulated carrier wave.

Modulateverb

To regulate or adjust to a certain degree

physiological mechanisms that modulate the body's metabolic rate.

Demodulateverb

To reverse modulate, undo the effects of modulation.

In a radio transmitter you modulate the carrier wave; in the receiver you demodulate it.

Modulateverb

To change or vary the pitch, intensity, or tone of (one's voice or a musical instrument, for example).

Demodulateverb

extract information from a modulated carrier wave

Modulateverb

(Physics) To vary the frequency, amplitude, phase, or other characteristic of (a wave, beam, or signal).

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Modulateverb

(Biochemistry) To act on (a receptor, for example) as an activator, an inhibitor, or both.

Modulateverb

To move from one key or tonality to another by means of a melody or chord progression.

Modulateverb

(transitive) To regulate, adjust or adapt

Modulateverb

(transitive) To change the pitch, intensity or tone of one's voice or of a musical instrument

Modulateverb

to vary the amplitude, frequency or phase of a carrier wave in proportion to the amplitude etc of a source wave (such as speech or music)

Modulateverb

to move from one key or tonality to another, especially by using a chord progression

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Modulateverb

change the key of, in music;

modulate the melody

Modulateverb

of one's speech, varying the pitch

Modulateverb

fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of;

regulate the temperaturemodulate the pitch

Modulateverb

adjust the pitch, tone, or volume of

Modulateverb

vary the frequency, amplitude, phase, or other characteristic of (electromagnetic waves)