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re·mote con·trol

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Wiktionary

  1. remote controlnoun

    Synonyms:
    remote, zapper

  2. remote controlnoun

    A device used to operate an appliance (such as a television) or mechanical toy from a short distance away.

    Synonyms:
    remote, zapper

Princeton's WordNet

  1. remote control, remotenoun

    a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance

    "he lost the remote for his TV"

    Synonyms:
    remote

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Editors Contribution

  1. teleoperation

    controlling sth. from a place more far away

    the soldier used a remote controlled drone to spy.

    Submitted by JP03 on October 26, 2014  

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  1. Professor Auke Ijspeert:

    We're now making an amphibious robot that will have the same swimming and walking properties, but will be a bit more sturdy, here clearly there's a big interest of having a robot that can crawl, go through small spaces, can swim a bit. And if you have a collapsed building; you think there are survivors, you will not send a dog because maybe the building is too dangerous. It may be very interesting to have an amphibious robot that you remote control; see if there are survivors and decide then if it's worth sending a team or not.

  2. Brian McGlinchey:

    Al Sharbi’s been deemed a high-risk individual who allegedly attended a training camp in Afghanistan and is a self-proclaimed bomb-maker, other detainees told interrogators Al Sharbi had been seen talking to Bin Laden, was very proficient with weapons and had been selected for specialized remote control detonation training.

  3. Gerardo Hernandez:

    One of the first things accomplished by this process was this, i had to do it by 'remote control,' but everything turned out well.

  4. Captain Barton:

    The Dreamliner and the A350 were actually designed to have the technology in it going forward to be able to have remote control intervention between the pilot and the ground or if an emergency were to happen in the air.

  5. Ken Catania:

    So it really is a remote control in a sense of the eels' neurons activating through the electric generating organs the neurons in the prey. And so they are remotely activating their preys' muscles and essentially taking over their peripheral nervous system.


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