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modemnoun [C]

us   /ˈmoʊ·dəm, -dem/
an electronic device that allows one computer to send information to another over telephone wires
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modemnoun [C]

uk   /ˈməʊdem/ us   /ˈməʊdəm/
IT, COMMUNICATIONS a piece of electronic equipment which allows one computer to send information to another through telephone wires: Televison and Internet are provided by high-speed modem. a broadband/wireless/dial-up modem
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