panorama  /ˌpænəˈræmə/   noun     [count]

  • 1 . a full and wide view of something — usually singular

    • You can see a panorama of the entire bay from here.

    2. a . a way of showing or telling something that includes a lot of information and covers many topics : a thorough presentation of a subject — usually singular

    • The book presents a panorama [=overview] of immigration in America.

     b . a group that includes many different people or things : a wide selection — usually singular

    • panorama of cultures

    — panoramic /ˌpænəˈræmɪk/ adjective

    • panoramic view of the city
    • panoramic photograph of the Grand Canyon