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calibrate


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Calibrate  \Cal"i*brate\,  v.  i. 
  To  ascertain  the  caliber  of  as  of  a  thermometer  tube;  also 
  more  generally,  to  determine  or  rectify  the  graduation  of  as 
  of  the  various  standards  or  graduated  instruments. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  calibrate 
  v  :  make  fine  adjustments  for  optimal  functioning  "calibrate  an 
  instrument"  [syn:  {graduate},  {fine-tune}] 




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