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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A device that changes information into signals that can be sent over telephone lines from one computer to another.

Usage examples (37)
  • A modem on your computer is one way to use the Internet.
  • Val P: But the tracking number for the new modem is not generated.
  • He claims that my modem is hitting the network, so it's a problem on my end.
  • So, after another call to Comcast, they seem to think that my modem is going bad. for more
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