[puhb-lik-uh-dres] /ˈpʌb lɪk əˈdrɛs/
a combination of electronic devices that makes sound audible via loudspeakers to many people, as in an auditorium or out of doors.
a system of one or more microphones, amplifiers, and loudspeakers for increasing the sound level of speech or music, used in auditoriums, public gatherings, etc Sometimes shortened to PA system
noun 1. the implementation of public policy, largely by the executive branch. 2. a field of study preparing persons for careers in such work.
noun 1. an official of a city, county, or state government. 2. a person appointed to administer the estate of a deceased person, especially during the period when a will is being contested.
noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) 1. matters of general interest or concern, especially those dealing with current social or political issues.
noun 1. Chiefly British. a person who owns or manages a tavern; the keeper of a pub. 2. Roman History. a person who collected public taxes. 3. any collector of taxes, tolls, tribute, or the like. noun 1. (in Britain) a person who keeps a public house 2. (in ancient Rome) a public contractor, esp […]
noun 1. government aid to the poor, disabled, or aged or to dependent children, as financial assistance or food stamps. public assistance noun 1. (US) payment given to individuals by government agencies on the basis of need