Carrier

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An oscillation or wave, usually periodic, some characteristic of which is intended to be constrained by modulation to follow the values of a signal or of another oscillation.

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International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Recommendation ITU-R Rec. V.662-3 (2000)

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