panning pan"ning, n. The act or process in which heavier ores are concentrated by agitating a sample of crushed ore under water in a shallow pan, thus washing away the lighter particles from the sample; as, panning for gold. See pan[1], v. t. and pan[1], v. i. [PJC]

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