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As the crow flies

Posted by R. Berg on September 14, 2001

In Reply to: Origin of phrase posted by Anita on September 14, 2001

: What does "as the crow flies" mean?

The distance between points A and B "as the crow flies" is the length of a straight (and imaginary) line connecting A and B.