What does fly-by mean?

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fly-by

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flyover, fly-by, flypastnoun

    a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground

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  1. fly-by

    A fly-by is an event or action in which a spacecraft, satellite, or aircraft moves closely past a particular location or object, especially another celestial body or spacecraft. This is often undertaken to collect data or images. It can also refer to a ceremonial flight made at a low altitude, often as a tribute or display.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fly-by in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fly-by in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of fly-by in a Sentence

  1. Blade CEO Rob Wiesenthal:

    We measure the value of the route by the time that it takes to fly by helicopter versus the time it takes to drive, and we're now turning 6-hour drives into 35-minute flights, it's obviously not going to be as inexpensive as Uber, but for people who value their time more than the cost it does make sense.

  2. Randall Kroszner:

    It is possible, though unlikely, the traditional models are just all wrong (and) we're in a whole new world. But she's not going to fly by the seat of her pants.

  3. Patrick Njoroge:

    What I think is worrisome is a lot of products that are coming in a sort of a fly-by-night operation and you only hear about it because somebody gets burned.

  4. Upendra Tripathy:

    There is always a tradeoff, there can be a relaxed condition so that more people can participate and there is another where you can make sure fly-by-night operators can't come in. It's an ongoing process and we are open to suggestions.

  5. Douglas Adams:

    I love deadlines. I love the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.

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