As nouns the difference between inverse and demodulation
is that inverse
is the opposite of a given, due to contrary nature or effect while demodulation
is the inverse of the effect of modulation, or applying a signal to a carrier.
As a adjective inverse
is opposite in effect or nature or order.
As a verb inverse
is (surveying) to compute the bearing and distance between two points.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Opposite in effect or nature or order
reverse, opposite in order
(botany) Inverted; having a position or mode of attachment the reverse of that which is usual.
(mathematics) Having the properties of an inverse; said with reference to any two operations, which, when both are performed in succession upon any quantity, reproduce that quantity.
(linguistics, Kiowa-Tanoan) A grammatical number marking that indicates the opposite grammatical number (or numbers) of the default number specification of noun class.
(category theory) A morphism which is both a left inverse and a right inverse.
- Multiplication is the inverse operation to division.
* inverse function
The opposite of a given, due to contrary nature or effect.
:: ''Deposing is the inverse of installing, and vice versa
The reverse version of a procedure.
(mathematics) The inverse of an element x'' with respect to a binary operation is an element that when combined with ''x yields the appropriate identity element.
- Removing one's shoes is the inverse of putting one's shoes on
- The additive inverse of x is -x as, x + -x = 0 where 0 is the additive identity element.
- The multiplicative inverse of x is x-1 as, x * x-1 = 1 where 1 is the multiplicative identity element.
(logic) A statement constructed from the negatives of the premise and conclusion of some other statement: ~p ? ~q is the inverse of p ? q.
- ''The compositional inverse of a function f is f–1 as, f f–1 is the identity function (ie f–1(f(a)) = a for all a).
(surveying) To compute the bearing and distance between two points.
* compute (a point).
The inverse of the effect of modulation, or applying a signal to a carrier.
- A radio transmitter applies modulation to a carrier wave and the receiver applies demodulation to it to recover the message.