-orama, -oramic, -rama

(Greek: used as a suffix; view; sight; see, that which is seen)

1. An exhibition of scenes from different parts of the world.
2. An exhibition in which a series of views in various parts of the world is seen reflected by mirrors through a series of lenses, with such illumination, etc., as will make the views most closely represent reality.
cyclorama (s) (noun), cycloramas (pl)
panorama (s) (noun), panoramas (pl)
1. An unbroken view of an entire surrounding area; a 360 degree view or an unobstructed view extending in all directions, especially of a landscape.
2. A comprehensive presentation; a survey: The students were studying a panorama of American literature.
3. A picture or photograph that has a wide view; especially, one that is unrolled gradually in front of the viewer.
4. A mental vision of a series of events to anticipate for consideration in the future.
A view of many objects; also, a sort of panorama with dissolving views.

Cross references of word families that are related directly, or indirectly, to: "appear, visible, visual, manifest, show, see, reveal, look": blep-; delo-; demonstra-; opt-; pare-; phanero-; phant-; pheno-; scopo-; spec-; vela-, veal-; video-, visuo-.