Syntony Syn"to*ny, n. [Cf. Gr. ? agreement. See {Syn-}; {Tone}.] (Physics) State of being adjusted to a certain wave length; agreement or tuning between the time period of an apparatus emitting electric oscillations and that of a receiving apparatus, esp. in wireless telegraphy. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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