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beeline (plural beelines)
- A very direct or quick path or trip.
- The children made a beeline to the swimming pool.
- (mining, chiefly historical) A dynamite fuse made with a small quantity of dynamite powder along its length, so that the spark travels quickly and at a specific known rate.
straight course, ignoring established paths of travel
- To travel in a straight course, ignoring established paths of travel.