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modem

 [mo´dem]
a hardware device that converts digital signals from a computer or computer terminal to and from analog signals for transmission along communication lines.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

modem

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A device that converts digital data into analogue data for transmission by telephone via copper cable lines.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

modem

Modulator/demodulator Online An acoustic coupling device that converts a computer's digital signals to analog signals, allowing transmission of data through standard telephone lines. See Cable modem, Codec.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The Global Wireless Data Radio Modem Market was valued at USD 540.8 million in 2017 and is expected to reach USD 710.9 million in 2025, growing at a healthy CAGR of 3.8% for the forecast period of 2018 to 2025.
"Building on our expertise with the installed and proven SLM-5650A and SLM-5650B Satellite Modems, we reduced the form factor (volume) of the SLM-5650C & SLM-5650C ODU CyberLynx approximately 90%, doubled the processing resources, reduced the maximum power consumption by 80% and increased the functionality compared to the SLM-5650A," commented Jeff Harig, Senior Vice President Government Systems for Comtech EF Data.
A second potential scenario would be Apple and Intel reaching an agreement similar to the one that Apple and its power-management chip supplier reached: Apple could basically buy Intel's cellular modem assets and receive, as part of the agreement, Intel's modem engineering teams.
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