Carrier Wave

Description: Waveform (usually sinusoidal) that is modulated (modified) with an input signal for the purpose of conveying information (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): Carrier Signal, Carrier

Element Segments: Space Segment, Ground Segment

Element Families: Communications, Signal Processing

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