The conversion of a modulated carrier wave into a current equivalent to the original signal. Also called detection.(noun)
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Use "demodulation" in a sentence
"The first is an FM demodulation step that recovers a baseband signal with a 3db roll off at 230 Khz. This is a Vestigial Sideband Modulation (VSB) signal that uses single sidband techniques invented by the amateur radio community."
"There are two forms of demodulation that must occur to recover the data."
"Which is a damned shame, 'cause Eric just got DTV tuning and demodulation running."