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tweak

(1)
To change slightly, usually in reference to a value. Also used synonymously with twiddle. If a program is almost correct, rather than figure out the precise problem you might just keep tweaking it until it works. See frobnicate and fudge factor; also see shotgun debugging.

tweak

(2)
To tune or bum a program; preferred usage in the UK.

tweak

To make minor adjustments in an electronic system or in a software program in order to improve performance. See calibrate and death by tweakage.
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I'm told: "There won't be a major re-write but a few of the lines are being tweaked and a couple of jokes tweaked.
Rather than stamping my authority I've just tweaked a couple of things.
They are in no doubt the rules will have to be tweaked.
From this weekend's European Grand Prix teams are no longer allowed to carry out engine mapping - where an engine is tweaked to improve performance - between qualifying and the race.
WHILE Nissan's GT-R might barely be on the road, Nissan have already tweaked their much-lauded sports-car with mild updates to improve ride and handling.
My father oft told the story of the dramatic school day when one of Douglas' delicate ears was tweaked by a particularly nasty teacher for some minor misdemeanour.
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Tweaked tells a gruesome tale of the all-encompassing, destructive nature of methamphetamines.
Tweaked written by Katherine Holubitsky Orca Book Publishers, 2008 978-155143-851-1 (pb) $9.