Definition of Tunable

1. a. Capable of being tuned, or made harmonious; hence, harmonious; musical; tuneful.



Definition of Tunable

1. Adjective. (rare) Harmonious, melodic, tuneful. (defdate from 16th c.) ¹

2. Adjective. Able to be tuned. (defdate from 18th c.) ¹

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Definition of Tunable

1. capable of being tuned [adj] : TUNABLY [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tunable

tumultuousness
tumultus cordis
tumulus
tumuluses
tun
tuna
tuna-fish
tuna fish
tuna fish salad
tuna fishes
tuna melt
tuna oil
tuna salad
tunabilities
tunability
tunable (current term)
tunableness
tunablenesses
tunably
tunaburger
tunalike
tunas
tunbelly
tund
tunded
tunding
tundings
tundish
tundishes
tundra

Literary usage of Tunable

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1. Brief Outline of an Analysis of the Human Intellect: Intended to Rectify the by James Rush (1865)
"The joint perceptions of tunable sounds are of quite another character; for they embrace the subjects ... In these forms of relationships then, of tunable ..."

2. Precision Spectroscopy, Diode Lasers, and Optical Frequency Measuredited by Leo Hollberg edited by Leo Hollberg (2000)
"One way to in- Difference-frequency generation (DFG) of continuous- crease the infrared DFG output power is to use opti- wave (cw) tunable infrared ..."

3. Small Business Innovation Research: Abstracts of Phase I Awards (1995) by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"Unlike previously designed SPR sensors which are mechanically tunable, this novel geometry permits the sensor to be electronically tunable. ..."

4. Henry Viii and the English Monasteries: An Attempt to Illustrate the History by Francis Aidan Gasquet (1893)
"... them) for Jesus' bells, hanging in a steeple not far from St. Paul's in London, and as great and tunable as any in the city, and lost them at a cast. ..."

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