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tune up something

phrasal verb with tune  us   /tun/ verb [T]

tune up something (ADJUST)

to ​adjust something, esp. an ​engine, so it ​works as ​effectively as ​possible: I haven’t tuned my ​car up in two ​years.

tune up (something)

phrasal verb with tune  us   /tun/ verb [T]

tune up something (PREPARE)

to ​prepare for a ​performance or ​competition, or to ​adjust an ​instrument for ​playing: Yards away on the ​infield, a ​marchingband was tuning up.
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