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adverb remotely pronunciation in American English /rɪˈmoʊtli/
  1. 1
    [usually in negatives] slightly, or in a very small way
    He wasn’t even remotely interested in anything we had to say.
    She had never seen anything even remotely like it.
  2. 2
    far away from anywhere or anyone else
    The monastery is remotely situated high in the mountains.
  3. 3
    from a distance
    The bomb had been detonated remotely.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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