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Zoom vs. Pan

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Zoomnoun

a humming noise from something moving very fast

Pannoun

A wide, flat receptacle used around the house, especially for cooking.

Zoomnoun

a quick ascent

Pannoun

The contents of such a receptacle.

Zoomnoun

a big increase

Pannoun

A cylindrical receptacle about as tall as it is wide, with one long handle, usually made of metal, used for cooking in the home.

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Zoomnoun

an augmentation of a view

Pannoun

(Ireland) A deep plastic receptacle, used for washing or food preparation; a basin.

Zoomnoun

by varying the focal length of a lens

Pannoun

A wide receptacle in which gold grains are separated from gravel by washing the contents with water.

Zoomnoun

by scaling its digital representation

Pannoun

(geography) a specific type of lake, natural depression or basin. They are sometimes associated with desert areas.

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Zoomverb

to move fast with a humming noise

Pannoun

Strong adverse criticism.

Zoomverb

to fly an airplane straight up

Pannoun

A loaf of bread.

Zoomverb

to move rapidly

Pannoun

The chamber pot in a close stool; the base of a toilet, consisting of the bowl and its support.

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Zoomverb

to go up sharply

‘prices zoomed’;

Pannoun

(slang) A human face, a mug.

Zoomverb

to change the focal length of a zoom lens

Pannoun

(roofing) The bottom flat part of a roofing panel that is between the ribs of the panel.

Zoomverb

(used with in or out) to manipulate a display so as to magnify or shrink it

Pannoun

A closed vessel for boiling or evaporating as part of manufacture; a vacuum pan.

Zoominterjection

Representing a humming sound

Pannoun

The part of a flintlock that holds the priming.

Zoominterjection

Suggesting something moving quickly

Pannoun

The skull, considered as a vessel containing the brain; the brainpan.

Zoominterjection

Suggesting a sudden change, especially an improvement or an increase

Pannoun

(figurative) The brain, seen as one's intellect

Zoomnoun

a rapid rise

Pannoun

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

Zoomnoun

the act of rising upward into the air

Pannoun

The hard stratum of earth that lies below the soil; hardpan.

Zoomverb

move along very quickly

Pannoun

A part; a portion.

Zoomverb

move with a low humming noise

Pannoun

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

Zoomverb

rise rapidly;

‘the dollar soared against the yes’;

Pannoun

A leaf of gold or silver.

Panverb

(transitive) To wash in a pan (of earth, sand etc. when searching for gold).

Panverb

(transitive) To disparage; to belittle; to put down; to criticise severely.

Panverb

(intransitive) With "out" (to pan out), to turn out well; to be successful.

Panverb

To beat one's opposition convincingly.

Panverb

(informal) To criticize harshly a work (like a book, movie, etc.)

Panverb

(intransitive) Of a camera, etc.: to turn horizontally.

Panverb

To move the camera lens angle while continuing to expose the film, enabling a contiguous view and enrichment of context. In still-photography large-group portraits the film usually remains on a horizontal fixed plane as the lens and/or the film holder moves to expose the film laterally. The resulting image may extend a short distance laterally or as great as 360 degrees from the point where the film first began to be exposed.

Panverb

(audio) To spread a sound signal into a new stereo or multichannel sound field, typically giving the impression that it is moving across the sound stage.

Panverb

To join or fit together; to unite.

Panadjective

(informal) Pansexual.

Pannoun

A part; a portion.

Pannoun

The distance comprised between the angle of the epaule and the flanked angle.

Pannoun

A leaf of gold or silver.

Pannoun

The betel leaf; also, the masticatory made of the betel leaf, etc. See Betel.

Pannoun

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.

Pannoun

A closed vessel for boiling or evaporating. See Vacuum pan, under Vacuum.

Pannoun

The part of a flintlock which holds the priming.

Pannoun

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

Pannoun

A recess, or bed, for the leaf of a hinge.

Pannoun

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

Pannoun

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

Panverb

To join or fit together; to unite.

Panverb

To separate, as gold, from dirt or sand, by washing in a kind of pan.

‘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.’;

Panverb

To criticise (a drama or literary work) harshly.

Panverb

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

Panverb

To turn out (profitably or unprofitably); to result; to develop; as, the investigation, or the speculation, panned out poorly.

Panverb

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.

Pan

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.

Pannoun

cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel

Pannoun

(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

Pannoun

shallow container made of metal

Pannoun

chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids

Panverb

make a sweeping movement;

‘The camera panned across the room’;

Panverb

wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals

Panverb

express a totally negative opinion of;

‘The critics panned the performance’;

Pannoun

a god of flocks and herds, typically represented with the horns, ears, and legs of a goat on a man's body. His sudden appearance was supposed to cause terror similar to that of a frightened and stampeding herd, and the word panic is derived from his name.

Panverb

criticize severely

‘the movie was panned by the critics’;

Panverb

wash gravel in a pan to separate out (gold)

‘prospectors panned for gold in the Yukon’; ‘the old-timers panned gold’;

Panverb

(of gravel) yield gold.

Panverb

swing (a video or film camera) in a horizontal or vertical plane, typically to give a panoramic effect or follow a subject

‘he was panning the camera over everything in sight’;

Panverb

(of a camera) be swung in a horizontal or vertical plane

‘the camera panned to the dead dictator’;

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