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deplane

[dee-pleyn] /diˈpleɪn/
verb (used without object), deplaned, deplaning.
1.
to disembark from an airplane.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; de- + plane1
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Examples for deplane
  • We realize that you may be eager to deplane and get on your way to your connecting flight.
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deplane

/diːˈpleɪn/
verb
1.
(intransitive) (mainly US & Canadian) to disembark from an aeroplane
Word Origin
C20: from de- + plane1
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