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intr.v. tel·e·com·mut·ed, tel·e·com·mut·ing, tel·e·com·mutes
To work at home using a computer connected to the network of one's employer.

tel′e·com·mut′er n.
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(Computer Science) another name for teleworking
ˈtelecomˌmuter n
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(ˈtɛl ɪ kəˌmyu tɪŋ)

the act or practice of working at home using a computer terminal electronically linked to one's place of employment.
tel′e•com•mut`er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telecommuting - employment at home while communicating with the workplace by phone or fax or modemtelecommuting - employment at home while communicating with the workplace by phone or fax or modem
employment, work - the occupation for which you are paid; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
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práce z domova přes počítač
hálózatról dolgozás
práca doma na počítači
bilgisayar ağıyla evden çalışma


[ˈtelɪkəmˌjuːtɪŋ] Nteletrabajo m, trabajo m a distancia
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[ˌtɛlikəˈmjuːtɪŋ] ntélétravail m
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nTelearbeit f
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(ˈtelikəˌmjuːt) verb
to work from home by using a computer terminal that is linked to one's place of employment.
ˈteleˌcommuting noun
ˈtelecommuter noun
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"We have decided to immediately hit pause on implementing any changes to remote working arrangements," CEO Charlie Scharf wrote in a note to employees dated to March 6.
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He said: "Remote working means you can operate a business from anywhere.
As a result, local businesses will also be able to react faster to the needs of customers and introduce remote working practices for staff which can help reduce costs and increase productivity.
In recent years, remote working - defined as a situation in which an employee works mainly from home and communicates with the company by email and telephone - has become a hot topic, and the concept is gaining momentum globally.
Almost half of companies (46 per cent) believe remote working has, or will become, the norm within the next 10 years.

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