REMOTE

remote

1. [Noun]: a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance; "he lost the remote for his TV"

2. far distant in space; "distant lands"; "remote stars"; "a remote outpost of civilization"; "a hideaway far removed from towns and cities"

3. far apart in nature; "considerations entirely removed (or remote) from politics"

4. inaccessible and sparsely populated

5. far distant in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future"; "a civilization ten centuries removed from modern times"

6. very unlikely; "an outside chance"; "a remote possibility"; "a remote contingency"

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