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detune

[dē′tün]
(electronics)
To change the inductance or capacitance of a tuned circuit so its resonant frequency is different from the incoming signal frequency.
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Permit me to intervene this time, on behalf of the members of the families comprised of men women and children, young and old of the detunes, who had undergone untold hardships and live in permanent agony.
The last news that appeared in the local papers that 90% of the detunes had given statement admitting guilt has shocked everybody.
There is precedence for this type of action at the time the JVP detunes were released and the other on the signing of the Indo- Sri Lanka accord.
Muhammad Farooq Rehmani said, "the Kashmiri detunes for long have had been subjected to maltreatment, humiliation and torture in high security prisons of Jammu and Indian states; they are being treated like hardened criminals, kept under fake allegations for years, or awarded life sentences, or death without proof, they are sent to gallows without informing their relatives, or kept rotting for indefinite period of time, as if they were dacoits or smugglers operating on borders.
He said that threats to Kashmiri detunes must be stopped and the Indian regime must feel itself answerable to the people, law and international community, as "Kashmir isn't as easy as they think.
As it moves, it gradually detunes itself and tunes in on the frequency of, say, a tau neutrino.
As TI strength equals and/or exceeds the desired signal, the receiver's AFC circuit "locks on" to the TI and detunes the receiver to this signal.
Raja argued Board is constitutional and legal forum which is headed by the Judge of the supreme Court and added that its any order pertaining to the detention of the individual cannot be turned without jurisdiction and alleged detunes cannot be considered as abducted and confined person.