from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make small adjustments in for optimal performance or effectiveness: "Advertising agencies kept fine-tuning the coolly calculated machinery of merchandising and hype” ( New Yorker).
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- v. To make small adjustments to something until optimization is achieved
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. to adjust carefully and precisely so as to achieve optimum performance or efficiency.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. adjust finely
- v. improve or perfect by pruning or polishing
- v. make fine adjustments or divide into marked intervals for optimal measuring
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