Tunable Tun"a*ble, a. Capable of being tuned, or made harmonious; hence, harmonious; musical; tuneful. -- {Tun"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Tun"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

And tunable as sylvan pipe or song. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • tunable — /ˈtjunəbəl/ (say tyoohnuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being tuned. 2. Obsolete in tune; harmonious; tuneful. Also, tuneable. –tunableness, noun –tunably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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