noun see tunable

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  • tunability — noun a) The state of being tunable b) The extent to which something is tunable …   Wiktionary

  • tunability — n. ability to be tuned, ability to be adjusted in order to conform with a standard or operate well; condition of being tunable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tunability — …   Useful english dictionary

  • tunable — tunability, tunableness, n. tunably, adv. /tooh neuh beuhl, tyooh /, adj. 1. capable of being tuned. 2. Archaic. harmonious; tuneful; melodious. [1490 1500; TUNE + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • tune|a|bil|i|ty — «TOO nuh BIHL uh tee, TYOO », noun. = tunability. (Cf. ↑tunability) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tunable — adjective Date: circa 1500 1. archaic a. tuneful b. sounding in tune ; concordant 2. capable of being tuned < tunable lasers > • tunability noun • tunableness …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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