PAN

(redirected from pans)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to pans: PNAS, pans out

PAN

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Panama. The code is used for transactions to and from Panamanian bank accounts and for international shipping to Panama. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
References in classic literature ?
When they came down with the dish in which to set forth their treat, and opened the back-door to find it, imagine their dismay on discovering that it was gone, pan, candy, and all, utterly and mysteriously gone!
The centre of each line produced the richest pans, while the ends came where no colors showed in the pan.
cried Jo, clashing the lid of the warming pan like a cymbal.
Everything went on so sociably, so quietly, so harmoniously, in the great kitchen,--it seemed so pleasant to every one to do just what they were doing, there was such an atmosphere of mutual confidence and good fellowship everywhere,--even the knives and forks had a social clatter as they went on to the table; and the chicken and ham had a cheerful and joyous fizzle in the pan, as if they rather enjoyed being cooked than otherwise;--and when George and Eliza and little Harry came out, they met such a hearty, rejoicing welcome, no wonder it seemed to them like a dream.
She went up to the pan, to the great astonishment of the cook, who stood motionless at the sight of her.
and Peppino placed his pan on the ground, so that the steam rose directly under the nostrils of Danglars.
He had some trouble in breaking the eggs - or rather not so much trouble in breaking them exactly as in getting them into the frying-pan when broken, and keeping them off his trousers, and preventing them from running up his sleeve; but he fixed some half-a-dozen into the pan at last, and then squatted down by the side of the stove and chivied them about with a fork.
There never was a simpler happier family until the coming of Peter Pan.
If so, Peter Pan sees them when he is sailing across the lake in the Thrush's Nest.
And in the morning we-all'll pull for the cache and pan snow to find what grub we've got.
Mirabel with a frying pan in his hand, and never have tasted the only good dish at our luncheon.
After a long and fruitless search, he made a vow that, if he could only discover the thief who had stolen the Calf, he would offer a lamb in sacrifice to Hermes, Pan, and the Guardian Deities of the forest.