noun, plural pantos. British.
pantomime ( def 2 ).

by shortening Unabridged


a combining form synonymous with pan-:, pantology.
Also, especially before a vowel, pant-.

combining form representing Greek pant- (stem of pâs) all Unabridged
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panto (ˈpæntəʊ)
n , pl -tos
informal (Brit) short for pantomime

panto- or (before a vowel) pant-
combining form
all: pantisocracy; pantofle; pantograph; pantomime
[from Greek pant-, pas]
pant- or (before a vowel) pant-
combining form
[from Greek pant-, pas]

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