tuner
noun Date: circa 1801 1. one that tunes <
a piano tuner
>
2. something used for tuning; specifically the part of a receiving set that converts radio signals into audio or video signals

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  • Tuner — may refer to: * Someone or something which adjusts or configures a mechanical, electronic, or musical device * Antenna tuner, a device to adjust the resonance frequency of an antenna or transmission line * Electronic tuner, a device used by… …   Wikipedia

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  • tuner — / tju:nə/, it. / tuner/ s. ingl. [der. di (to ) tune accordare, sintonizzare ], usato in ital. al masch. (elettron.) [apparecchio radioricevitore, di un impianto ad alta fedeltà, privo di amplificatore] ▶◀ sintonizzatore. ‖ radio …   Enciclopedia Italiana

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  • tuner — [to͞o′nər, tyo͞o′nər] n. a person or thing that tunes; specif., a) a person who tunes musical instruments [a piano tuner] b) the part of a radio or TV receiver that detects signals; esp., a separate unit of a high fidelity system …   English World dictionary

  • Tuner — Tun er, n. One who tunes; especially, one whose occupation is to tune musical instruments. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tuner — (n.) device for varying the frequency of a radio or television, 1909, from TUNE (Cf. tune) …   Etymology dictionary

  • tuner — /ˈtjuner, ingl. ˈtjuːnə(r)/ [vc. ingl., da to tune «accordare»] s. m. inv. sintonizzatore, radio …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • tuner — (izg. tjȕner) m DEFINICIJA tehn. 1. uređaj ili sprava za ugađanje zvuka (npr. glazbenih instrumenata) 2. a. dio radioprijamnika ili TV prijamnika koji prima signale i pretvara ih u zvuk ili u sliku b. cijeli radioaparat s pojačalom kao komponenta …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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