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remote control

  

      n   control of a system or activity by a person at a different place, usually by means of radio or ultrasonic signals or by electrical signals transmitted by wire  
  remote-controlled      adj  
Englisches Collins Wörterbuch - Englische Definition & Thesaurus  
Collins
remote  
      adj  
1    located far away; distant  
2    far from any centre of population, society, or civilization; out-of-the-way  
3    distant in time  
4    distantly related or connected  
a remote cousin     
5    removed, as from the source or point of action  
6    slight or faint (esp. in the phrases not the remotest idea, a remote chance)  
7    (of a person's manner) aloof or abstracted  
8    operated from a distance; remote-controlled  
a remote monitor     
     (C15: from Latin remotus far removed, from removere, from re- + movere to move)  
  remotely      adv  
  remoteness      n  


remote access  
      n     (Computing)   access to a computer from a physically separate terminal  
remote control  
      n   control of a system or activity by a person at a different place, usually by means of radio or ultrasonic signals or by electrical signals transmitted by wire  
  remote-controlled      adj  
remote sensor  
      n   any instrument, such as a radar device or camera, that scans the earth or another planet from space in order to collect data about some aspect of it  
  remote-sensing      adj, n  

Englisches Collins Wörterbuch - Englische Definition & Thesaurus  

Collins

remote

  
1    backwoods, distant, far, faraway, far-off, godforsaken, inaccessible, in the middle of nowhere, isolated, lonely, off the beaten track, outlying, out-of-the-way, secluded  
2    alien, extraneous, extrinsic, foreign, immaterial, irrelevant, outside, removed, unconnected, unrelated  
3    doubtful, dubious, faint, implausible, inconsiderable, meagre, negligible, outside, poor, slender, slight, slim, small, unlikely  
4    abstracted, aloof, cold, detached, distant, faraway, indifferent, introspective, introverted, removed, reserved, standoffish, unapproachable, uncommunicative, uninterested, uninvolved, withdrawn  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    adjacent, central, close, just round the corner, near, nearby, neighbouring  
2    intrinsic, related, relevant  
3    considerable, good, likely, strong  
4    alert, attentive, aware, gregarious, interested, involved, outgoing, sociable  

Englisches Collins Wörterbuch - Englische Synonyme & Thesaurus  

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n.
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n.
distributed control system; a control system for a process or plant, wherein control elements are distributed throughout the system
chemical plants, petrochemical (oil) and refineries, boiler controls and power plant systems, nuclear power plants, environmental control systems etc.
adv.
1. in a remote area, an area in the countryside that is far from a town or city 2. in a town or city regarded as dull or unsophisticated
[Fig.];[Informal];[Disapproving] Syn.: In the backwoods, in the middle of nowhere.
v.
[subj: poiicemen] to herd [demonstrators] into a compact group in order to control their movements
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
n.
Actual hold (complete or partial control) of digital assets with or without lawful title
[Tech.];[Leg.] hold of digital assets in cyberspace
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