including in one view everything within sight
Origin of panopticpan- + optic
Including everything visible in one view.
Origin of panopticFrom Greek panoptos, fully visible : pan-, with respect to everything, fully; see pan– + optos, visible; see okw- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more panoptic, superlative most panoptic)
- All-seeing; comprehensive, inclusive.
From pan- + optic.