Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A flight over a specific location, usually at low altitude, as by a formation of military aircraft.
  • n. Chiefly British An overpass, as on a highway.

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  • n. A low-level flight, especially of military aircraft, of a ceremonial nature; a flypast (UK)
  • n. A road that passes over another; an overpass (US)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the upper level of a crossing of two highways at different levels; called in the United States an overpass.
  • n. a low-altitude flight (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground
  • n. bridge formed by the upper level of a crossing of two highways at different levels

Etymologies

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From fly + over.

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