"A remote operator may control the vehicle with a wireless handset."
°Distant or otherwise inaccessible.
"After his fall from the emperor's favor, the general was posted to a remote outpost."
°Short for remote control.
"I hate it when my uncle comes over to visit; he always sits in the best chair and hogs the remote."
°An element of broadcast programming originating away from the station's or show's control room.
synonyms: disconnected, hands-free, wireless, far more» , hidden, outlying, abysmal, faint, improbable, poor, aloof, dispassionate, distant, removed, withdrawn, clicker