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Overview of noun remote

The noun remote has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. remote control, remote

(a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance; "he lost the remote for his TV")

Overview of adj remote

The adj remote has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (5) distant, remote

(located far away spatially; "distant lands"; "remote stars")

2. (4) outside, remote

(very unlikely; "an outside chance"; "a remote possibility"; "a remote contingency")

3. (3) distant, remote, removed

(separate or apart in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future")

4. (1) outback, remote

(inaccessible and sparsely populated;)

5. distant, remote

(far apart in relevance or relationship or kinship ; "a distant cousin"; "a remote relative"; "a distant likeness"; "considerations entirely removed (or remote) from politics") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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