P.A. system

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Noun1.P.A. system - an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areasP.A. 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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I determined never to say anything in a public address in the North that I would not be willing to say in the South.
The Spanish company will introduce a new compact Public Address & Voice Alarm System at Infocomm 2013 to be held in Dubai World Trade Centre.
The next-worst stations for the quality of the public address systems were Oxford, Cambridge, Newcastle and Leicester.
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.
Hansen has been the public address announcer for the Wenatchee Apple Sox for the past three seasons and also served the Wenatchee Valley Rams in that capacity for 2008.
We will look at the public address system at Snow Hill.
In a relaxed public address, Hadid avoided the opportunity to appear triumphant, choosing instead to give credit to her long-term collaborator Patrik Schumacher, and project architects Jim Heverin and Tiago Correia.

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