Syntonize
Syntonize Syn"to*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {-nized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {-nizing}.] [See {Syntony}.] (Physics) To adjust or devise so as to emit or respond to electric oscillations of a certain wave length; to tune; specif., to put (two or more instruments or systems of wireless telegraphy) in syntony with each other. -- {Syn`to*ni*za"tion}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • syntonize — syntonization, n. syntonizer, n. /sin tn uyz /, v.t., syntonized, syntonizing. to render syntonic; tune to the same frequency. Also, esp. Brit., syntonise. [1890 95; SYNTON(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • syntonize — verb To adjust two electronic circuits or devices to operate on the same frequency. See Also: syntonization …   Wiktionary

  • syntonize — syn·to·nize …   English syllables

  • syntonize — ˈsintəˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: syntony + ize : to put (two or more radio instruments or systems) in resonance : tune …   Useful english dictionary

  • -nized — Syntonize Syn to*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { nized}; p. pr. & vb. n. { nizing}.] [See {Syntony}.] (Physics) To adjust or devise so as to emit or respond to electric oscillations of a certain wave length; to tune; specif., to put (two or more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -nizing — Syntonize Syn to*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { nized}; p. pr. & vb. n. { nizing}.] [See {Syntony}.] (Physics) To adjust or devise so as to emit or respond to electric oscillations of a certain wave length; to tune; specif., to put (two or more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syntonization — Syntonize Syn to*nize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { nized}; p. pr. & vb. n. { nizing}.] [See {Syntony}.] (Physics) To adjust or devise so as to emit or respond to electric oscillations of a certain wave length; to tune; specif., to put (two or more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • syntonization — noun The adjustment of two electronic circuits or devices so as to operate at the same frequency. See Also: syntonize …   Wiktionary

  • syntoniser — [ sɛ̃tɔnize ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1903 au p. p.; de syntonie ♦ Phys. Mettre en état de syntonie. Syntoniser deux circuits. P. p. adj. Système syntonisé. ● syntoniser verbe transitif Réaliser une syntonie. ⇒SYNTONISER, verbe trans. PHYS …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • syntonise — /ˈsɪntənaɪz/ (say sintuhnuyz) verb (t) (syntonised, syntonising) to render syntonic; to tune to the same frequency. Also, syntonize. {synton(y) + ise1} –syntonisation /ˌsɪntənaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say .sintuhnuy zayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

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