nonhoming tuning system

nonhoming tuning system

[¦nän′hōm·iŋ ′tün·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(electronics)
Motor-driven automatic tuning system in which the motor starts up in the direction of previous rotation; if this direction is incorrect for the new station, the motor reverses, after turning to the end of the dial, then proceeds to the desired station.