• (adj): So adjusted as to be appropriate or brought into harmony.
    Example: "Charges finely tuned to the amount a student can afford"
    Synonyms: attuned, keyed
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on tuned:

Tuned Pipe
... On a two-stroke engine, an expansion chamber or tuned pipe is a tuned exhaust system used to enhance its power output by improving its volumetric efficiency ...
Sitars - Tuning
... the perfect fifth to which one or more of the drones strings are tuned is referred to as pañcam, not samvād ... The sympathetic strings are tuned to the notes of the raga being played although there is slight stylistic variance as to the order of these, typically they are tuned I Sa= D VII ... Strings are tuned by tuning pegs, and the main playing strings can be fine-tuned by sliding a bead threaded on each string just below the bridge ...
Applications Of Capacitors - Signal Processing - Tuned Circuits
... Capacitors and inductors are applied together in tuned circuits to select information in particular frequency bands ... The resonant frequency f of a tuned circuit is a function of the inductance (L) and capacitance (C) in series, and is given by where L is in henries and C is in farads ...
Stringed Instrument Tunings - I
1 string 1 course no standard Japan string is tuned to any note convenient for the vocalist Igil 2 strings 2 courses (E • B) Ikili Tuva, Mongolia Pitch varies ... Mandolin, Zouk Ireland Irish bouzouki is basically an octave mandolin with the two lowest courses tuned in octaves instead of unisons ... "Modal D" octaves can also be tuned in unisons ...
Million Dollar Password - Ratings - U.S. Standard Ratings
... In the following summary, "rating" is the percentage of all households with televisions that tuned to the show, and "share" is the percentage of all televisions in use at that ... percentage of all adults aged 18–49 tuned into the show ...

More definitions of "tuned":

  • (adj): Brought to correct pitch.
    Example: "His tuned violin"
    Synonyms: attuned
  • (adj): Tuned in equal temperament; or so tuned as to allow modulation into other keys.

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    The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel.
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