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English definition of “tune”

tune

noun     /tjuːn/
B1 [C] a series of musical notes that are pleasant to listen to: He was humming a tune as he dried the dishes .Musical pieces
in tune singing or playing the right notes Playing musicSinging in general
out of tune singing or playing the wrong notes : The piano is out of tune.Playing musicSinging in general
(Definition of tune noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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