public address system


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Noun1.public address system - an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areaspublic address system - an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas
amplifier - electronic equipment that increases strength of signals passing through it
communication system - a system for communicating
loudspeaker, loudspeaker system, speaker system, speaker unit, speaker - electro-acoustic transducer that converts electrical signals into sounds loud enough to be heard at a distance
tannoy - a loudspeaker
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An Assembly Government spokesman said: "In the event of an incident the presence of an adequate public address system will assist the safe self-evacuation of the public in the event of a range of minor or major incidents.
A Welsh Assembly Government spokesman said yesterday: "In the event of an incident the presence of an adequate public address system will assist safe evacuation.
In the week leading up to the peace day, they wore white ribbons, read peace quotes every morning on the public address system and wrote peace poems which were compiled into a booklet.
After being hit on the head by a rude passenger's luggage, Slater called her a "f*cking assh**e" over his plane's public address system before grabbing two beers and exiting on an emergency slide.
We should use that in all of our public address systems.
This public address system is expected to enhance campus safety and further strengthen the college's capabilities to effectively communicate with students, faculty and staff.
We will look at the public address system at Snow Hill.
In the settlement with the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, also called GLAD, the airport will add two monitors in each of its two terminals to display messages and pages broadcast over the public address system.
In 2000, the high court struck down a Texas high school's practice of allowing Christian prayer to be recited over the public address system before football games.
Last year, the pro-abortion mob, over 1,000 strong, assaulted the 7,500 peaceful pro-life marchers with a deafening cacophony of obscenity and blasphemy over bullhorns and a public address system with huge speakers mounted on a flatbed truck.
That was a real problem: In some of our classrooms, people could not hear the public address system, and we should have known that sooner.
As he thinks, he remains hard at work, setting up the public address system for Polish Armed Services Day on the broad stairs at the Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa, in doylestown, Pa.

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