Remote Control Device (RCD)

Technology / Television (TV) / Remote Control Device (RCD): A device that allows one to operate a television without directly touching it.

Other Words for Control

Control Noun Synonyms: restraint, check, curb, mastery, command, dominance, domination
Control Verb Synonyms: command, dominate, direct, steer, pilot, hold sway over, rule, exercise power or authority over, govern, manage, lead, conduct, be in control (of), call the tune, guide, oversee, supervise
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Other Words for Device

Device Verb Synonyms: contrivance, mechanism, machine, machinery, implement, utensil, apparatus, instrument, appliance, tool, gadget, gimmick, contraption, widget, thingumajig or thingamajig, gubbins
Device Noun Synonyms: stratagem, scheme, trick, artifice, ruse, plot, ploy, gambit, strategy, maneuver, machination, machinery, apparatus, mechanism, contrivance, gimmick, tool, weapon
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Other Words for Remote

Remote Adjective Synonyms: distant, far-away, far-off, removed, outlying, inaccessible
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Position Control

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Position Control: A workforce planning tool that imposes certain rules or restrictions on the creation, and filling of positions as a means to manage and control the costs associated with any given position within the MORE

Positive Control

Technology / Aviation / Positive Control: The separation of all air traffic within designated airspace by air traffic control. MORE

Positive Feedback Control

Science / Biology / Positive Feedback Control: Occurs when information produced by the feedback increases and accelerates the response. MORE

Phase Control

Technology / Home Audio / Phase Control: A 2-position switch found on some powered subwoofers that lets you delay the subwoofer's output slightly so that it is in phase with the output from your main speakers. MORE

Online Medical Control

Health / First Aid / Online Medical Control: When taking care of a patient in the field, paramedics must sometimes communicate with a physician. MORE

National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites

Health / Disease / National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites: (National Priorities List or NPL) EPA's list of the most serious uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites in the United States. The NPL is updated on a regular basis. MORE

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