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remotely

adverb uk   /rɪˈməʊt.li/ us    /-ˈmoʊt-/

remotely adverb (FAR AWAY)

in a remote place: a remotely situated farmhouse

remotely adverb (FROM DISTANCE)

from a distance: Most of our employees work remotely (= from home, using email and the phone).

remotely adverb (SLIGHTLY)

in a remote or very slight way: I'm afraid we're not remotely interested in your proposal.
Translations of “remotely”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遙遠地, 邊遠地, 偏僻地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 遥远地, 边远地, 偏僻地…
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