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radio control

noun
1.
remote control by means of radio signals from a transmitter
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noun

the use of radio signals to remotely direct a device

Examples

Even though the kids are not kids anymore, he still wants to buy toys with radio control for them.

Word Origin

1914

Usage Note

also radio-control , v.

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