Pan

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, verb (used with an object) & i. (Cinematography) To scan (a movie camera), usu. in a horizontal direction, to obtain a panoramic effect; also, to move the camera so as to keep the subject in view. [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan- \Pan-\, Panta- \Pan"ta-\, Panto- \Pan"to-\ [Gr. ?, m., ?, neut., gen. ?, all.] Combining forms signifying all, every; as, panorama, pantheism, pantagraph, pantograph. Pan- becomes pam- before b or p, as pamprodactylous.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, noun [OE. See 2d {Pane}.]

1. A part; a portion.

2. (Fort.) The distance comprised between the angle of the epaule and the flanked angle.

3. [Perh. a different word.] A leaf of gold or silver.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, verb (used with an object) & i. [Cf. F. pan skirt, lappet, L. pannus a cloth, rag, W. panu to fur, to full.] To join or fit together; to unite. [Obs.] --Halliwell.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, noun [Hind. p[=a]n, Skr. parna leaf.] The betel leaf; also, the masticatory made of the betel leaf, etc. See {Betel}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, prop. n. [L., fr. Gr. ?.] (Gr. Myth.) The god of shepherds, guardian of bees, and patron of fishing and hunting. He is usually represented as having the head and trunk of a man, with the legs, horns, and tail of a goat, and as playing on the shepherd's pipe (also called the pipes of Pan), which he is said to have invented.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Panned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Panning}.]

1. (Mining) To separate, as gold, from dirt or sand, by washing in a kind of pan. [U. S.]

We . . . witnessed the process of cleaning up and panning out, which is the last process of separating the pure gold from the fine dirt and black sand. --Gen. W. T. Sherman.

2. To criticise (a drama or literary work) harshly. [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, noun [OE. panne, AS. panne; cf. D. pan, G. pfanne, OHG. pfanna, Icel., Sw., LL., & Ir. panna, of uncertain origin; cf. L. patina, E. paten.]

1. A shallow, open dish or vessel, usually of metal, employed for many domestic uses, as for setting milk for cream, for frying or baking food, etc.; also employed for various uses in manufacturing. "A bowl or a pan." --Chaucer.

2. (Manuf.) A closed vessel for boiling or evaporating. See {Vacuum pan}, under {Vacuum}.

3. The part of a flintlock which holds the priming.

4. The skull, considered as a vessel containing the brain; the upper part of the head; the brainpan; the cranium. --Chaucer.

5. (Carp.) A recess, or bed, for the leaf of a hinge.

6. The hard stratum of earth that lies below the soil. See {Hard pan}, under {Hard}.

7. A natural basin, containing salt or fresh water, or mud.

{Flash in the pan}. See under {Flash}.

{To savor of the pan}, to suggest the process of cooking or burning; in a theological sense, to be heretical. --Ridley. Southey.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pan \Pan\, verb (used without an object)

1. (Mining) To yield gold in, or as in, the process of panning; -- usually with out; as, the gravel panned out richly.

2. To turn out (profitably or unprofitably); to result; to develop; as, the investigation, or the speculation, panned out poorly. [Slang, U. S.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

pan

noun

1: cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel [syn: {pan}, {cooking pan}]

2: (Greek mythology) god of fields and woods and shepherds and flocks; represented as a man with goat's legs and horns and ears; identified with Roman Sylvanus or Faunus [syn: {Pan}, {goat god}]

3: shallow container made of metal

4: chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids [syn: {Pan}, {genus Pan}]

verb

1: make a sweeping movement; "The camera panned across the room"

2: wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals [syn: {pan}, {pan out}, {pan off}]

3: express a totally negative opinion of; "The critics panned the performance" [syn: {pan}, {tear apart}, {trash}]


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Amendment IV

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.

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