Definition of teleoperator in English:

teleoperator

noun

  • A machine operated by remote control so as to imitate the movements of its operator.

    • ‘Robotic and teleoperator technologies for space-related programs have also been adapted to develop a voice-controlled wheelchair and manipulator as an aid to paralyzed and severely handicapped people.’
    • ‘While unions and passengers are unlikely to let the pilot's chair go unoccupied on commercial aircraft, a good case can be made for putting a computer or a teleoperator into the co-pilot's chair.’

Pronunciation

teleoperator

/ˌtɛlɪˈɒpəreɪtə/