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Definition of "intermodulation" [intermodulation]

  • Modulation of the frequencies of electromagnetic waves occurring when the waves interact as they are transmitted through a nonlinear electronic system. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "intermodulation" in a sentence
  • "Most any acoustic suspension speaker system introduces FM distortion a form of intermodulation distortion that is measurable, and most importantly audible, at least to those whose ears are sufficiently trained."
  • "Sennheiser's new low intermodulation mode provides roughly 30 percent more simultaneous channels in a given frequency band and works by increasing the linearity of the amplifier's"
  • "The new upgrade provides expanded switching bandwidth of up to 184MHz and adds a new low intermodulation mode, which increases the number of usable channels in crowded"
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