flypast

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fly·past

 (flī′păst′)
n. Chiefly British
A flyover, as by military aircraft.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.flypast - a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the groundflypast - a flight at a low altitude (usually of military aircraft) over spectators on the ground
flying, flight - an instance of traveling by air; "flying was still an exciting adventure for him"
aircraft - a vehicle that can fly
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
Translations

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑːst] Ndesfile m aéreo

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑːst] ndéfilé m aérienfly-posting [ˈflaɪpəʊstɪŋ] n (British)affichage m illégal

flypast

[ˈflaɪpɑst] nparata aerea
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We have lots of power police busy guarding the lines, who live in tents nearby, and we also provide some security ourselves through military flybys, but it is a very difficult job to police hundreds of miles of power lines and it is not entirely effective.

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