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Pannus
panobek
panoceb
panocha
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panoptic definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: including everything visible in one view; "a panoptic aerial photograph of the missile base"; "a panoptic stain used in microscopy" [syn: panoptic, panoptical]
2: broad in scope or content; "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers" [syn: across-the- board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wide]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Greek panopt?s all-seeing, from pan- + opsesthai to be going to see more at optic Date: 1826 being or presenting a comprehensive or panoramic view <a panoptic view of the city>

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. showing or seeing the whole at one view. Etymology: Gk panoptos seen by all, panoptes all-seeing



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