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Pan

(pan),
Genus of anthropoid apes that includes the gorilla and chimpanzee. Pan panisus and Pan troglodytes are chimpanzee species used in biologic experiments.
[G. myth. god of forest]

Pan,

Greek mythological god of the forest.
panic - extreme and unreasoning anxiety and fear.
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Now convicts, whose crimes merited imprisonment in the view of our courts, will walk free for the want of a lavatory pan.
Mrs Silk said the lavatory pan in the disabled toilet had been "smashed to pieces".
Once they develop in the rectum, the thin membrane is easily ruptured by the passage of hard stools and often the only indication is fresh, red blood in the lavatory pan. Even one prolapsed haemorrhoid is sore and aching.
Contract awarded for 6111n016-stainless steel solid waste restrictor for dia 150 mm lavatory pan (for bio-toilets) to lgds drg no.
The invention of the incorrigible Fritz Spiegl, it consists of a decorated lavatory pan on wheels, to the exhaust pipe of which has been attached a Tuba minus its bell.
The real jewel in the crown has to be the Royal Loo, complete with Queen Victoria's lavishly decorated blue and white lavatory pan set in a majestic mahogany surround.