remotecontrol

remote control

noun
1.
control of the operation or performance of an apparatus from a distance, as the control of a guided missile by radio signals.
2.
Also called remote. a device used to control the operation of an apparatus or machine, as a television set, from a distance.

Origin:
1900–05

remote-control, adjective
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remote control
 
n
1.  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
2.  Also:: remote a hand-held device that enables remote control of a system or appliance
 
re'mote-con'trolled
 
adj

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