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attune

[uh-toon, uh-tyoon] /əˈtun, əˈtyun/
verb (used with object), attuned, attuning.
1.
to bring into accord, harmony, or sympathetic relationship; adjust:
He has attuned himself to living in the quiet country.
2.
Archaic. to tune or bring into harmony, as a musical instrument.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; at- + tune
Related forms
preattune, verb (used with object), preattuned, preattuning.
unattuned, adjective
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attune

/əˈtjuːn/
verb (transitive)
1.
to adjust or accustom (a person or thing); acclimatize
2.
to tune (a musical instrument)
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Word Origin and History for unattuned

attune

v.

1590s, from tune (v.), "probably suggested by ATONE" [OED]. Related: Attuned; attuning.

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