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tunable

[too-nuh-buh l, tyoo-]
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adjective
  1. capable of being tuned.
  2. Archaic. harmonious; tuneful; melodious.

Origin of tunable

First recorded in 1490–1500; tune + -able
Related formstun·a·bil·i·ty, tun·a·ble·ness, nountun·a·bly, adverbun·tun·a·ble, adjectiveun·tun·a·ble·ness, nounun·tun·a·bly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for tunable

Historical Examples

  • There features are far from being disagreeable, and their Voices are soft and Tunable.

    Captain Cook's Journal During the First Voyage Round the World

    James Cook


British Dictionary definitions for tunable

tunable

tuneable

adjective
  1. able to be tuned
  2. archaic, or poetic melodious or tuneful
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