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- A device used to operate an appliance (such as a television) or mechanical toy from a short distance away.
2011 December 15, Felicity Cloake, “How to cook the perfect nut roast”, Guardian:
- A single slice of this could leave you supine in front of the Queen's speech without even the wherewithal to reach for the remote control.
device used to operate an appliance or mechanical toy from a short distance away