[ air-pleyn mohd ]
/ ˈɛər pleɪn ˌmoʊd /
a setting on a phone or other mobile device that turns off Wi-Fi, cellular, and other wireless connections.
Origin of airplane mode
from the now limited ban on signal transmissions from mobile devices during a plane flight
Also called flight mode.
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