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calibrate

[′kal·ə‚brāt]
(science and technology)
To determine, by measurement or comparison with a standard, the correct value of each scale reading on a meter or other device, or the correct value for each setting of a control knob.

calibrate

To adjust or bring into balance. Scanners, CRTs and similar peripherals may require periodic adjustment. Unlike digital devices, the electronic components within these analog devices may change from their original specification. See TV calibration, color calibration and tweak.
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Spyder4 Pro is ideal for those that want more control over light and color management, offering ambient light measurement and the ability to calibrate multiple displays, as well as iOS devices.
Calibrate the display to the entire video chain - Calibrating all the way from DVD to screen will deliver the most amazing and vivid home theater experience
Monitor Optimizer software also calibrates and creates ICC profiles under both Mac and Windows environments so that images can be tagged for accurate display across the Internet.
Nasdaq:SNPS), the design technology leader for complex IC design, today announced that Arcadia(R) calibrates to within five percent of silicon, achieving the highest accuracy for a parasitic extraction tool.
The iBug calibrates the iMac display to a fixed standard color space which makes an RGB image on the iMac appear identical on every iMac.
Color Locking Software: Imation Color Locking Software monitors color accuracy of the Rainbow proofer, and calibrates the proofer to a color target.
The OTS calibrates the instrument tip and trajectory before each use, which ensures optimal tracking accuracy for each procedure regardless of the instrument geometry.