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    B-line

    What is the origin of bee-line? Example: He made a B-line to the door (hasty exit).
    Last edited by Patappel; 29-Jan-2009 at 18:49.


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    Re: B-line

    Quote Originally Posted by Patappel View Post
    What is the origin of B-line? Example: He made a B-line to the door (hasty exit).
    It is bee line.
    Make a bee-line for


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    Re: bee-line

    Thank you. That's what I get for self-correcting without verification! I typed bee, deliberated, and changed it to B!
    I googled and found the answer to my question re. origin.

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