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flying visit

An exceptionally brief visit. We went for a flying visit to my mother's house before continuing on our way to the beach.
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a ˌflying ˈvisit

a very brief visit: The Prime Minister paid a flying visit to Brussels this afternoon.
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flying visit British Airways'' first Dreamliner makes its inaugural visit to Newcastle - there maybe more in the future
A member of the Defence Forces helps keep the peace; Flying visit.
Magnus Uggla - the man appointed to head up Handelsbanken's operations in the UK - paid a flying visit to Birmingham yesterday.
Welsh opera singer Katherine Jenkins entertained British troops in Iraq during a flying visit to Basra yesterday.
The Italian midfielder made a flying visit home from Euro 2004 to see his new daughter.
JAMIE SPENCER's flying visit paid off as the five-year-old Razkalla maintained his unbeaten record with a comfortable victory in the Konica East Doncaster Shield.
10 years ago POP star Kym Marsh made a flying visit to Teesside and was mobbed by school children from West Redcar School.
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However, budgets for next season have to be attended to and that was the main reason for their flying visit.
HARRY REDKNAPP made a flying visit to Marseille last night to watch pounds 22million target Loic Remy.
Simon, 42, will be joined on the flying visit by his son Matthew, 13, but wife Liz and daughters Megan and Ellie will be staying at home in Connecticut.
Mr Brown made a flying visit to Afghanistan immediately after giving evidence last Friday to the Chilcot Inquiry into the war in Iraq, where he insisted he had always provided military commanders with the equipment they requested.
The senior Conservative ran the rule over regeneration plans set to transform the city during a flying visit to meet with leaders.
SHADOW health minister Mark Simmonds paid a flying visit to Nuneaton's George Eliot Hospital to check on the progress being made to curb infection outbreaks.
Santa and six of his reindeer will pay a flying visit to the festive attraction on Saturday and Sunday to meet boys and girls counting down the days to Christmas.