PA system
noun Date: circa 1936 public-address system

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PA system — noun an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑public address system, ↑P.A. system, ↑P.A., ↑PA • Hypernyms: ↑communication system …   Useful english dictionary

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  • PA system — /pi ˈeɪ sɪstəm/ (say pee ay sistuhm) noun → public address system. Also, PA …   Australian English dictionary

  • PA system. — See public address system. Also, P.A. system, p.a. system. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • PA system. — See public address system. Also, P.A. system, p.a. system. [1935 40] …   Useful english dictionary

  • PA system — noun public address system …   Wiktionary

  • PA system — n. public address system • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • PA System — VP Public address system of microphones, amplifiers, and speakers, usually installed in an auditorium or meeting room …   Audio and video glossary

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