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Collins

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  
      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introspective, introverted, removed, reserved, standoffish, unapproachable, uncommunicative, uninterested, uninvolved, withdrawn  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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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.
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