verb (used with object)
- model theory,
- modem session,
- moderate breeze,
- moderate gale
Origin of modem
Examples from the Web for modem
It seems a paltry acknowledgment of the man who created the modem Congress.Memo: The Aaron Sorkin Model of Political Discourse Doesn't Actually Work|Megan McArdle|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
What's more, the 3.1 upgrade finally kills the iPhone's ability to be tethered to computers and used as a modem.
My son has agreed to give his daughter to the Prince of Modem, at which I very sincerely rejoice.The Memoirs of the Louis XIV. and The Regency, Complete|Elizabeth-Charlotte, Duchesse d'Orleans
The modem reader may form his own estimate of the poet's art, and that estimate will probably not be high.Four Arthurian Romances|Chretien DeTroyes
I published a few book on the Internet and they can be freely downloaded by anyone who has a computer or a modem.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
Word Origin for modem
"device to convert digital signals to analog and vice versa," 1958, coined from first elements of modulator + demodulator.
A device that links a personal computer to a telephone line, so that the computer can receive information from other computers.