(Pan"du*rate, Pan*du"ri*form) a. [L. pandura a pandore + -form: cf. F. panduriforme.] Obovate,
with a concavity in each side, like the body of a violin; fiddle-shaped; as, a panduriform leaf; panduriform
color markings of an animal.
(Pane) n. [F. panne.] The narrow edge of a hammer head. See Peen.
(Pane), n. [OE. pan part, portion of a thing, F. pan a skirt, lappet, part or piece of a wall, side, fr.
L. pannus a cloth, fillet, rag; akin to E. vane. See Vane, and cf. Panel, Pawn pledge.]
1. A division; a distinct piece, limited part, or compartment of any surface; a patch; hence, a square of a
checkered or plaided pattern.
2. One of the openings in a slashed garment, showing the bright colored silk, or the like, within; hence,
the piece of colored or other stuff so shown.
3. (Arch.) (a) A compartment of a surface, or a flat space; hence, one side or face of a building; as, an
octagonal tower is said to have eight panes. (b) Especially, in modern use, the glass in one compartment
of a window sash.
4. In irrigating, a subdivision of an irrigated surface between a feeder and an outlet drain.
5. (a) One of the flat surfaces, or facets, of any object having several sides. (b) One of the eight facets
surrounding the table of a brilliant cut diamond.
1. Having panes; provided with panes; also, having openings; as, a paned window; paned window sash.
"Paned hose." Massinger.
2. (Mach.) Having flat sides or surfaces; as, a sixpaned nut.
(Pan`e*gyr"ic) n. [L. panegyricus, Gr. panhgyrico`s: cf. F. panégyrique. See Panegyric,
a.] An oration or eulogy in praise of some person or achievement; a formal or elaborate encomium; a
laudatory discourse; laudation. See Synonym of Eulogy.
(Pan`e*gyr"ic Pan`e*gyr"ic*al) a. [L. panegyricus, Gr. panhgyrico`s, from an assembly of
the people, a high festival; pa^, pa^n all + an assembly.] Containing praise or eulogy; encomiastic; laudatory.
"Panegyric strains." Pope. Pan`e*gyr"ic*al*ly, adv.
Some of his odes are panegyrical.Dryden.
(Pa*neg"y*ris) n. [NL., fr. Gr. . See Panegyric.] A festival; a public assembly. [Obs.] S.
(Pan"e*gyr`ist) n. [L. panegyrista, Gr. one who attends a : cf. to celebrate or attend a public
festival, to make a set speech, esp. a panegyric, in a public assembly. See Panegyric.] One who
delivers a panegyric; a eulogist; one who extols or praises, either by writing or speaking.
If these panegyrists are in earnest.Burke.