panoramic

Definitions

  • Panoram-Kodak
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  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj panoramic as from an altitude or distance "a bird's-eye survey","a panoramic view"
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Section of panoramic camera Section of panoramic camera

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Panoramic Of, pertaining to, or like, a panorama; exhibiting a very broad view; as, a panoramic view.
    • Panoramic Presented with a broad perspective; as, a panoramic view of European history.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • panoramic Pertaining to or of the nature of a panorama.
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Usage

In literature:

But it has neither the superb panoramic prospect nor the sense of abounding wealth and strenuous life that make Johannesburg striking.
"Impressions of South Africa" by James Bryce
As I look back on it now Panama means to me a series of panoramic pictures.
"The Pirate of Panama" by William MacLeod Raine
From the roof of the house covering this ship I enjoyed the finest panoramic view imaginable.
"Impressions of America" by Tyrone Power
During the progress of the fight I galloped from point to point along the rear, but could nowhere obtain a panoramic view.
"Campaigns of a Non-Combatant," by George Alfred Townsend
On returning, I had magnificent panoramic views of the valley and Palermo constantly before me.
"Fair Italy, the Riviera and Monte Carlo" by W. Cope Devereux
The panoramic views in all directions are superb.
"The Story of Eclipses" by George Chambers
Reclining in the soft yielding mud we could watch the canvas of the heavens, stretched from horizon to horizon, in panoramic splendor.
"The Greater Love" by George T. McCarthy
These extracts cannot give a panoramic view of a great historical epoch.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Literature" by Ontario Ministry of Education
On the brown linen is embroidered in coloured wools a panoramic succession of incidents, with border top and bottom.
"The Tapestry Book" by Helen Churchill Candee
In the days when he had trodden these same pavements with Helen its aspect had been merely panoramic.
"Cleo The Magnificent" by Louis Zangwill
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In poetry:

Men and modes and matters change
With a panoramic range,
As in visions passing strange,
Lord! Thou knowest;
"Thou Knowest" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
Till then, alas; I little knew
Of man's inhuman acts to man,
But from that panoramic view
I, half complaining, thus began:
"The Youthful Villager And The Hermit" by James Madison Bell
And as a panoramic scroll
The past unreels;
The mocking past, beyond control,
Though buried, as a parchment roll,
Its tale reveals.
"In Mortem Meditare." by Alfred Castner King
I think of cinemas, panoramic sleights
With multitudes bent toward some flashing scene
Never disclosed, but hastened to again,
Foretold to other eyes on the same screen;
"To Brooklyn Bridge" by Harold Hart Crane

In news:

Sentinel Exclusive: Panoramic 360-degree views of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Posts With Keyword ' PANORAMIC .
Throwable Camera-Ball Captures a 360° Panoramic Photo in Mid-Air.
Slash Releases Panoramic 'Slash 360' App.
This book promotes a greater understanding of the principles of panoramic radiography by simplifying the complexities that often exist in larger texts.
Topics covered range from how to produce the panoramic radiograph to how to interpret the radiographic image.
Sue from Rescigno's Marketing Connections discusses panoramic photobooks.
The video was shot in 360° panoramic technology, delivering an enriched visual to the artist's work.
A group of neighbors vociferously opposed the construction of a proposed new two-story single-family dwelling at 161 Panoramic Way during the Zoning Adjustments Board meeting Thursday.
Panoramic canyon views are offered at this central lot location.
There are panoramic views from this 7.67 acre lot in Kellison Acres on Woodrow Mtn.
Manfrotto Debuts New 290 Series Tripods, Panoramic Head And L Brackets At PhotoPlus.
New panoramic views open doors of historic sites on the continent.
The California Museum of Photography is opening a new exhibit Saturday, July 14, which will highlight panoramic views of the Inland Empire.
High Park fire 360° panoramic photograph.
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In science:

In particular, wide-field observations at 1-2 GHz will provide an unprecedented panoramic view of the gas properties and star formation in galaxies, embedded in their environment, from z ∼0.2-0.5 to the present.
Panoramic Radio Astronomy
This changed when Kra jnovi´c et al. (2007) analysed the data from the Cambridge Infrared Panoramic Survey Spectrograph (CIRPASS, Parry et al. 2004), an integral field spectrograph mounted on the Gemini South telescope.
The Supermassive Black Hole at the Heart of Centaurus A: Revealed by Gas- and Stellar Kinematics
SAURON is a panoramic integral-field spectrograph designed to study the stellar kinematics, gaseous kinematics, and stellar populations of spheroids.
SAURON: An Innovative Look at Early-Type Galaxies
Those include the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST, 8.4-meter, completion estimated for 2013) and the Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System (PanSTARRS, starting now a test phase and scientific studies lasting for 3.5 years).
Variable stars across the observational HR diagram
After an introduction to some basic issues in non-commutative geometry (Gel’fand duality, spectral triples), we present a “panoramic view” of the status of our current research program on the use of categorical methods in the setting of A.
Non-Commutative Geometry, Categories and Quantum Physics
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