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pantechnicon

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noun pan·tech·ni·con \pan-ˈtek-ni-kən\

Definition of pantechnicon

British

  1. :  3van 1



Origin and Etymology of pantechnicon

short for pantechnicon van, from pantechnicon storage warehouse


First Known Use: 1891


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