helicopter view Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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helicopter viewnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​generaldescription or ​opinion of a ​situation, ​rather than a ​detailed one
(Definition of helicopter view from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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helicopter viewnoun [C]

uk   us   informal
a ​general description or ​opinion of a ​situation, rather than a detailed one: Her role as a ​consultant is to take a ​helicopter view of how the ​business is ​managed.
(Definition of helicopter view from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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