Meaning of flyover


Pronunciation: (flī'ō"vur), [key]
— n.
  1. a formation of aircraft in flight for observation from the ground, esp. a prearranged, low-altitude flight over a public gathering.
  2. a flight over a simulated target by a bomber or bombing planes.
  3. a flight over a specified area, as for viewing: We booked a one-hour flyover of the Grand Canyon.
  4. the action of passing or flying overhead: rumors of another UFO flyover.
  5. an overhead crossing, esp. a highway overpass.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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