bird's eye view

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Noun1.bird's eye view - a situation or topic as if viewed from an altitude or distancebird's eye view - a situation or topic as if viewed from an altitude or distance
perspective, view, position - a way of regarding situations or topics etc.; "consider what follows from the positivist view"
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The system offers an omni-directional perspective from the 360-degree cameras that create a bird's eye view of the vehicle, while ultra-wide angle side cameras are activated with vehicle's turn signals.
A bird's eye view of Teesside from the top of the Transporter Bridge at night peter reimann
They were photographed by Martin Parr for his new exhibition, | |A Bird's Eye View Martin Parr
Bird's Eye View has been held in high regard early in her career and started favourite for the two races she contested at two, one of them a 20-runner maiden over today's course and trip in which she finished second to a filly who was Group 3 placed at three despite not training on quite as well as might have been expected.
The Durham Light Infantry Museum and Durham Art Gallery is hosting Kabir Hussain's Bird's Eye View, Michele Allen's While Reason Sleeps, and Jo Ray's My Spectacles until Sunday, March 22.
Uniquely the hotel has its own hot air balloon, which will be used for guests to get a bird's eye view of the city.
It gives them a lot more confidence when making decisions such as dropping bombs, because they have the same real-time bird's eye view as [the pilots] do.
The presentation by Tim Tompkins, president of the alliance, will take place in the 30th Floor Conference Center of 3 Times Square, giving attendees a bird's eye view of the problems and the potential of the Times Square streetscape.