georama

[jee-uh-ram-uh, -rah-muh]

noun

an encompassingly large, hollow globe on the inside of which is depicted a map of the earth's surface, to be viewed by a spectator within the globe.

Nearby words

  1. geopolitics,
  2. geoponic,
  3. geoponics,
  4. geopotential,
  5. geopressured,
  6. geordie,
  7. georgann,
  8. george,
  9. george and the dragon, saint,
  10. george cross

Origin of georama

1840–50; geo- + (pano)rama; cf. -orama

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