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tune

 
Noun tune has 3 senses
  1. tune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase - a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence; "she was humming an air from Beethoven"
    --1 is a kind of music
    --1 has parts: phrase, musical phrase
    --1 has particulars:
     flourish, fanfare, tucket; glissando; roulade; leitmotiv, leitmotif; theme song; signature, signature tune, theme song; theme, melodic theme, musical theme, idea; part, voice
  2. tune - the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch; "he cannot sing in tune"; "the clarinet was out of tune"
    --2 is a kind of
    pitch
    Derived form: verb tune2
  3. tune - the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency
    --3 is a kind of
    alteration, modification, adjustment
Verb tune has 2 senses
  1. tune, tune up - adjust for (better) functioning; "tune the engine"
    --1 is one way to adjust, set, correct
    Derived form: noun tuning1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. tune, tune up - of musical instruments; "My piano needs to be tuned"
    --2 is one way to adjust, set, correct
    Antonyms: untune
    Derived forms: noun tune2, noun tuner1, noun tuning1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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