panoptic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pan- +‎ optic

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

panoptic (not comparable)

  1. All-seeing; comprehensive, inclusive.
    • 2006, Karen Armstrong, The Great Transformation, Atlantic Books 2007, p. 340:
      Divested of egotistic obsession, an ordinary human being could achieve the panoptic vision of a sage.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French panoptique or German Panoptikum.

Noun[edit]

panoptic n (plural panoptice)

  1. panopticon

Declension[edit]