remote sensing

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remote sensing (uncountable)

  1. (sciences) Gaining information about an object without coming in direct contact with it. Eg, satellite imaging, thermal imaging.
  2. (parapsychology) Claimed ability of some psychics to be able to see items not in plain view. Eg, reading while blindfolded, or stating the name of a card hidden in a sealed envelope.