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English definition of “mode”

mode

noun [C] (WAY)    /məʊd/ US  /moʊd/ formal
C1 a way of operating , living , or behaving : Each department in the company has its own mode of operation . Railways are the most important mode of transport for the economy .Ways of achieving things
(Definition of mode noun (WAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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