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modulate

verb

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to make changes to (something) in order to keep a desirable balance, proportion, etc.
  • He takes insulin to modulate his blood sugar levels.
  • She kept talking during the performance, making no effort to modulate her voice.

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The first known use of modulate was in 1615

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“Modulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/modulate. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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