Definitions for pancratic-ˈkræt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pan•cra•ti•umpænˈkreɪ ʃi əm(n.)

  1. a form of freestyle wrestling practiced in ancient Greece, allowing nearly unlimited use of the hands and feet.

    Category: Antiquities

Origin of pancratium:

1595–1605; < L < Gk pankrátion=pan-pan - +krát(os) strength, mastery

pan•crat′ic-ˈkræt ɪk(adj.)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pancratic(adj)

    having all or many degrees of power; having a great range of power; -- said of an eyepiece made adjustable so as to give a varying magnifying power

  2. Pancratic(adj)

    alt. of Pancratical

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