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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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While jigging vertically over structure, tweaking the tail will make the bait swim up through the water column and fall like a wounded baitfish.
But I think our producers are up for tweaking the recipe.
Sampath on Wednesday said it is now the government's turn to look into opinion polls and allegations of tweaking of their findings.
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But the veteran performer said aspects of the show need tweaking to stop viewers drifting over to ITV's X Factor.
Connor has tinkered on the pitch, too: "I've asked the lads to play a certain way, just tweaking certain things.
Martin, Baker, Tadworth Tweaking the rules After just a couple of days of the new whip rules the jockeys are evidently at the end of their tether.
For the last few months, working again with our pals at FlashBang [FBA], who designed our site when we launched, we've been tweaking and updating and refreshing the visual presentation of our content from the home page on down.
Asked if the squad would need to be "tweaked", Lamb replied: "I think needing a little bit of tweaking is putting it mildly.
That's mandatory, so tweaking to life products is expected.