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remote

at a distance.

remote cause
predisposing cause.
remote sensing
perceiving or measuring change in physical or chemical parameters from a distance.
remote treatment
see injection collar.
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This at least is easy to ascertain and as the great majority of hill walks start from the convenience of public roads, it may facilitate a means of determining a critical aspect of remoteness.
Perhaps not surprisingly, most postcodes within the TS are classified as "very remote", having an ARIA+ (Accessibility / Remoteness Index of Australia) of more than 10.
The islands' remoteness may have helped protect them, the researchers say.
The remoteness of Alwinton and the seriousness of the girl's suspected injury meant the Great North Air Ambulance was called out.
And while a certain clinical remoteness is clearly inherent to his project, the layering of back-story and quotation feels more cluttered than clever.
The new pope's dogmatism, his remoteness from the lives of ordinary people, is so un-Jesuslike.
The rough terrain and remoteness of the area were making rescue efforts difficult, said Gopalraj Timilsina, an official at the district administration office in Palpa district, about 160 miles west of Kathmandu.
The extent of contact between domestic cats, or their ectoparasites, and the farmed lions we studied is likely to be minimal, given the remoteness of the enclosures (the infected lion lived on a cat-free ranch).
Davidson County, one of the fastest-growing areas of the frontier, originally refused to join the Franklin cause, since the area's remoteness precluded bother from North Carolina tax collectors and (more important) its land grants were issued from across the mountains.
Even for Australians accustomed to out-of-the-way and inaccessible places, Pitcairn gives a whole new meaning to the idea of remoteness.
Certainly the far northern wilder ness is an eldritch land, full of color and violence, and its very remoteness and harshness sometimes bring out the in, human as well as the superhuman in its denizens.
The field is located in 350 meters of water and because of the region's heavy sea ice cover and remoteness, its development would be among the most technologically challenging and costly ever undertaken.