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  Words related to modulation

Related / Similar Words: inflection, intonation, pitch contour, transition

 

Definition:
  • the act of modifying or adjusting according to due measure and proportion (as with regard to artistic effect);
  • (electronics) the transmission of a signal by using it to vary a carrier wave; changing the carrier''s amplitude or frequency or phase;
  • a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified;
  • rise and fall of the voice pitch;
  • a musical passage moving from one key to another;

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    Hyponyms: amplitude modulation, AM, frequency modulation, FM, phase modulation, PM, pulse modulation, intonation pattern, monotone, drone, droning, singsong

     

    Derivational Morphology: regulate, modulate, tone, inflect, intonate, intone, chant, cantillate

     

     
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