# as the crow flies

• 1 as the crow flies

кратчайшим путём, по прямой (линии), напрямик

We cut over the fields... straight as the crow flies... through hedge and ditch. (Ch. Dickens, ‘Oliver Twist’, ch. XXV) — Мы пустились наутек через поля... бежали кратчайшим путем... перескакивая через изгороди и канавы.

It was nearly eighty miles between the Sleeping River Hotel and the estuary, as the crow flies. (K. S. Prichard, ‘Potch and Colour’, ‘Jimble’) — По прямой линии от гостиницы "Слипинг-Ривер" до устья около восьмидесяти миль.

• 2 as the crow flies

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• 3 as the crow flies

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1. सीधे लक्ष्य में
As the crow flies, the distance between the two cities is small it takes a long time because of circutious route you have to take to reach this place.
• 4 as the crow flies

кpaтчaйшим путём, пo пpямoй (линии), нaпpямик
It was, nearly eighty miles between the Sleeping River Hotel and the estuary, as the crow flies (K. S.Prichard)
• 5 as the crow flies

разг. по прямой

If you know latitude and longitude of two places, and you can calculate the distance between them (as the crow flies). — Если известны долгота и широта двух пунктов, то можно посчитать расстояние между ними (по прямой).

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• 6 as the crow flies

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по прямой, напрямую. — This city is seven miles by the road but it is only two as the crow/lies.—До города по дороге миль семь будет, но по прямой — это где-то около двух миль всего,— говорит Мику, Джону и Джейн водитель машины, которую ребята тормознули во время хич-хайкинга.
• 9 as the crow flies

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• 11 as the crow flies

по прямой
• 12 as the crow flies

בקו אווירי
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• 13 as the crow flies

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• 15 as the crow flies

dosdoğru, kuş gibi uçarak, dümdüz, kuş uçuşu
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• 18 as the crow flies

• linnuntietä
• 19 as the crow flies

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• 20 as the crow flies

по прямой, по прямой линии

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• The Way the Crow Flies — is a novel by Canadian writer Ann Marie MacDonald. It was first published by Knopf Canada in 2003. The plot of the novel revolves around a fictionalized version of the Steven Truscott case and is set for the most part at a real Royal Canadian Air …   Wikipedia

• As the crow flies — Crow Crow, n. [AS. cr[=a]we a crow (in sense 1); akin to D. kraai, G. kr[aum]he; cf. Icel. kr[=a]ka crow. So named from its cry, from AS. cr[=a]wan to crow. See {Crow}, v. i. ] [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird, usually black, of the genus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

• as the crow flies — the shortest distance between two places    The farm is about ten miles northeast of town, as the crow flies …   English idioms

• as the crow flies — adverb by the shortest and most direct route it s 10 miles as the crow flies * * * phrasal : in a straight line : by a direct course by rail today is 80 1/2 miles, whereas it is only 49 miles as the crow flies O.S.Nock * * * as the crow flies In… …   Useful english dictionary

• As the Crow Flies — may refer to: As the crow flies, an idiom As the Crow Flies (novel), a 1991 novel by Jeffrey Archer As the Crow Flies (comics), a series of Batman comics As the Crow Flies (play), a 1986 play by David Henry Hwang As the Crow Flies, a 1989 album… …   Wikipedia

• As the crow flies — For other uses, see As the Crow Flies (disambiguation). As the crow flies or beelining is an idiom for the shortest route between two points; the geodesic distance. An example is the great circle distance between Key West and Pensacola, at either …   Wikipedia

• as the crow flies — if the distance between two places is measured as the crow flies, it is measured as a straight line between the two places. How far is it from Cambridge to London? About 50 miles as the crow flies …   New idioms dictionary

• as the crow flies — ► as the crow flies in a straight line across country. Main Entry: ↑crow …   English terms dictionary

• as the crow flies — {adv. clause} By the most direct way; along a straight line between two places. * /It is seven miles to the next town as the crow flies, but it is ten miles by the road, which goes around the mountain./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

• as the crow flies — {adv. clause} By the most direct way; along a straight line between two places. * /It is seven miles to the next town as the crow flies, but it is ten miles by the road, which goes around the mountain./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

• as\ the\ crow\ flies — adv clause By the most direct way; along a straight line between two places. It is seven miles to the next town as the crow flies, but it is ten miles by the road, which goes around the mountain …   Словарь американских идиом