Meaning of MANIPULATOR in English

MANIPULATOR

/meuh nip"yeuh lay'teuhr/ , n.

1. a person who manipulates.

2. a mechanical device for the remote handling of objects or materials in conditions not permitting the immediate presence of workers.

[ 1850-55; MANIPULATE + -OR 2 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .