auto-tune

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See also: autotune

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

auto- +‎ tune, a trademark registered to Antares Audio Technologies.

Noun[edit]

auto-tune (uncountable)

  1. (music) An audio processor that corrects the pitch of a recorded track, also used to distort vocals in electronic music.

Verb[edit]

auto-tune (third-person singular simple present auto-tunes, present participle auto-tuning, simple past and past participle auto-tuned)

  1. (transitive) To tune (an engine, industrial process, etc.) automatically.
  2. (music) To correct the pitch of a vocal or instrumental performance.

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