the science of gathering data on an object or area from a considerable distance, as with radar or infrared photography, to observe the earth or a heavenly body.
the use of an instrument, such as a radar device or camera, to scan the earth or another planet from space in order to collect data about some aspect of it
the technique or process of obtaining data or images from a distance, as from satellites or aircraft
- Remote sensor
noun 1. any instrument, such as a radar device or camera, that scans the earth or another planet from space in order to collect data about some aspect of it
adjective, remoter, remotest. 1. far apart; far distant in space; situated at some distance away: the remote jungles of Brazil. 2. out-of-the-way; secluded: a remote village; a remote mountaintop. 3. distant in time: remote antiquity. 4. distant in relationship or connection: a remote ancestor. 5. operating or controlled from a distance, as by remote control: […]
- Remote write protocol
chat, protocol (RWP) A proposed Internet protocol for exchanging short messages between terminals. The RWP proposal is detailed in RFC 1756. (1996-09-08)
noun 1. the act of removing; removal. 2. Obsolete. departure.