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modulate
used in The Lightning Thief

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Definition
to regulate or make something less severe

or:

alter the pitch of one's voice; or other things such as the sound of a musical instrument  or the characteristics of electromagnetic waves
  • Then her voice modulated back to a comforting purr.
    Chapter 11 (65% in)

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