tuner

[ too-ner, tyoo- ]
/ ˈtu nər, ˈtyu- /

noun

a person or thing that tunes.
the portion of a radio or television receiver that captures the broadcast signal and feeds it to other circuits in the set for further processing.

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Origin of tuner

1570–80; 1905–10 for def 2; tune + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for tuner

tuner
/ (ˈtjuːnə) /

noun

a person who tunes instruments, esp pianos
the part of a radio or television receiver for selecting only those signals having a particular frequency
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