- An international distress signal used by shipping and aircraft
verb (messages, messaging, messaged)
- A concept conveyed by symbology.
- (rfd-redundant) communications: Information which is sent from a source to a receiver.
- (rfd-redundant) An official communication, delivered by a messenger.
- (rfv-sense) (Ireland, colloquial, always plural) groceries
- (obsolete) To bear as a message.
- (communication) To transmit a message, e.g. as text via a cell phone.
- The runaway computer program was messaging non-stop.
noun See mike
proper noun (countable and uncountable; plural Mikes)
- (defn, English)
- (countable) (given name, male), diminutive of Michael.
- (uncountable) The letter M in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
- A portable telephone that connects with the telephone network over radio wave transmission.
verb (modulat, ing)
- (transitive) To regulate, adjust or adapt
- (transitive) To change the pitch, intensity or tone of one's voice or of a musical instrument
- (transitive) (electronics) to vary the amplitude, frequency or phase of a carrier wave in proportion to the amplitude etc of a source wave (such as speech or music)
- (context, intransitive, music) to move from one key or tonality to another, especially by using a chord progression
noun (Plural: modulators)
- A device that modulate, modulates.
noun (multiplex, es)
verb (multipexes, multiplexing, multiplexed)
- a building where several activities occur in multiple units concurrently
- hence, a large cinema complex comprising of many (e.g. more than five, and often over ten) movie theatres.
- interleave several activities
- (computing) a device that combines several electrical signals into a single signal
- comprising several interleaved parts