English version

bird's-eye view

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbird's-eye viewˌbird’s-eye ˈview noun [singular]  1 birdview.jpg LOOK ATa view of something from high above it Visitors can enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the area from the castle turrets.2 DESCRIBEa general report or account of something, without many details a bird’s-eye view of recent research
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bird's-eye viewFrom the road, you get a bird's-eye view across the Waipio Valley.
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