Definition of telechir in English:

telechir

noun

  • A mechanical device or system which is controlled remotely, especially one capable of a degree of articulation and manipulation similar to that of the human hand and which continuously provides the user with sensory feedback during operation.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in The Electrical Review. Apparently shortened from telechiric.

Pronunciation

telechir

/ˈtɛlɪkɪə/