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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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Then again, before the series, team director Ravi Shastri had said if tracks help spinners, he may even play four tweakers.
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au, however, Gabba curator Kevin Mitchell Jr believes that Lyon can be Australia's trump card as the off-spinner performs his best when deploying tweakers on wearing Gabba decks, which is evident in his 11 scalps from just two Tests at the Gabba at 24.
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The new Z77 chipset models are built to support the upcoming Intel Ivy Bridge processors, and come with a range of features designed to help over lockers and tweakers maximise their system with a minimum of fuss.
Australia laboured to 262 for six - opener Shane Watson top-scoring with 79 - as the Aussie batsmen struggled against the spin-heavy Zimbabwe attack, who used a total of five tweakers on the slow and low pitch.
Meanwhile Warne, who tries his best to be supportive of fellow tweakers, could only offer the faintest of praise in his Daily Telegraph column.
Records were broken and the score rattled along till the head was spinning, a trait that eluded the local tweakers.
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