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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - 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;

Usage examples (35)
  • Another modulation is that of tone colour, the sign of imagination and emotion.
  • Recovery Option: Emotional modulation is a skill that we learn literally in our parents arms and within our family systems.
  • Astrocytes, previously thought to be unimportant in neuronal transmission, have recently been implicated in long-term modulation of neuronal synapses.
  • LifeGen Technologies help validate the critical role gene expression modulation plays in the aging process. for more
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