to use a microcomputer, fax, etc. to perform work in one's home that traditionally has been done in the office
Origin of telecommute; from tele- + commute,
intransitive verbtel·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.
(third-person singular simple present telecommutes, present participle telecommuting, simple past and past participle telecommuted)
From tele- + commute