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fly someone or something (into some place) (from some place)

 and fly someone or something in
to transport someone or something to some place from some place. We flew the documents into Adamsville from Springfield. We flew in the documents to Chicago from Springfield.

fly

1. mod. knowledgeable; alert and in the know. This dude is fly; there’s no question about it.
2. mod. nice-looking; stylish. I like your fly shoes, Sam.

fly

/blow the coop
To make a getaway; escape.
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The reason for dividing the flies into two equal portions, one for conventional culture and the other for PCR, was to avoid reducing the assumed low number of Campylobacter on each fly.
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We once had an outfielder who would call for fly balls the loudest and the longest of anyone in the ballpark, but only on routine fly balls that only he could catch.
say products from Stanley Tool handles to parts on early General Motors Corvettes included small amounts of fly ash.
In current airlifters we would fly around in the pattern at base speed plus 20 knots.
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Skip Morris is a respected and prolific fly tying expert who has written more than two hundred articles over a span of eighteen years.
Kearl is one of four Edwards Air Force Base F-16 pilots who will fly over Independence Day events around Southern California today, making the day more memorable for others with a symbol of patriotism and military might.
You could trim it up and fly it without a whole lot of pressure," he said.
In 2000, a team discovered that the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster sleeps, much as mammals do.
Because of size differences among the flies, 2-3 horn flies were grouped together in a single microtube, while each stable fly was placed in an individual vial.