Definition of "Pan" :
noun: chimpanzees; more closely related to Australopithecus than to other pongids
noun: shallow container made of metal
noun: cooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
noun: (Greek mythology) god of fields and woods and shepherds and flocks; represented as a man with goat's legs and horns and ears; identified with Roman Sylvanus or Faunus
verb: express a totally negative opinion of
"The critics panned the performance."
verb: wash dirt in a pan to separate out the precious minerals
verb: make a sweeping movement
"The camera panned across the room."