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syntonize

[ sin-tn-ahyz ]
/ 藞s瑟n tn藢a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), syn路to路nized, syn路to路niz路ing.
to render syntonic; tune to the same frequency.
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Also especially British, syn路to路nise .

Origin of syntonize

First recorded in 1890鈥95; synton(y) + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM syntonize

syn路to路ni路za路tion, nounsyn路to路niz路er, noun
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How to use syntonize in a sentence

  • It is found possible to "tune," or "syntonize," the a毛rial rod or wire of a receiving station with a transmitter.

    How it Works|Archibald Williams
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