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I suppose the town has a modern jail now—perhaps even with panoptic galleries!

WORD ORIGIN

1826, from Greek panoptos "fully visible, seen by all," from panopes "all-seeing," from pan "all" (see pan-) + optos (see optic). Related: Panoptical.

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