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Cyclorama, sī-klo-r′ma, n. a circular panorama painted on the inside of a cylindrical surface appearing in natural perspective.
This Paris cyclorama is along the same line, but ten times more wonderful.Birdseye Views of Far Lands|James T. Nichols
The apparatus is secured in the center of the panorama or cyclorama building by a steel tube and guys of steel wire.
Our first engraving gives a general view of the panorama as used at the “Chicago Fire” cyclorama.
The building was originally used for a cyclorama, but was entirely remodeled when put to its new use.
British Dictionary definitions for cyclorama
- a curtain or wall curving along the back of a stage, usually painted to represent the sky and serving to enhance certain lighting effects
- any set of curtains that enclose the back and sides of a stage setting