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attune

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  • v  adjust or accustom to; bring into harmony with

  • Treasure, who was a drummer in '70s and '80s postpunk bands the Transmitters and Missing Presumed Dead, may seem an unlikely figure to attune companies to the subtleties of sound.
  • Meditators preached that it was good to turn inward and attune oneself to subrational body rhythms (runners report that their rhythms of breathing and striding can have the .
  • A good parent needs to be much more insightful and attune to what is best for their children and family, not being blinded by their own needs and insecurities.
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  • Jeff Sessions in Princeton University The Daily Princetonian
    In recent years we've seen judicial opinion attune more to the judge's personal preferences than to the law; it's caused quite a bit of heartburn throughout the county,Sessions said.
  • Celso Amorim in El Universal
    In an effort at integration, we should attune producers and consumers' interests. There is no room in a meeting like this for defense of a gas OPEC. If they do it, that is their business,answered Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs Celso...
  • Al Skinner in ESPN
    Obviously we're better with Sean but we've improved since the beginning of the season,Skinner said. "We have to be much better defensively and more attune with each other. We're not afforded the luxury anymore [of having Williams in the...

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