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cable modem

Syllabification: ca·ble mo·dem

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of cable modem in English:

noun

A type of modem that connects a computer or local network to broadband Internet service through the same cable that supplies cable television service: [as modifier]: a cable-modem connection

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