PAC(redirected from industrial controller)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
A private entity formed by business, labor, or other special-interest groups that can raise money to use for support of a political party or campaign but typically is required to abide by limits on contributions and expenditures.
[p(olitical) a(ction) c(ommittee).]
premature atrial contraction
pacalso pack (păk)
1. A moccasin or soft shoe worn inside a boot.
2. A shoepac.
[Short for shoepac, alteration (influenced by shoe) of pidgin Delaware seppock, shoe, from Unami Delaware chípahko, shoes.]
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Pan-Africanist Congress
1. a soft, heelless shoe worn as a liner inside an overshoe.
[1870–75, Amer.; extracted from shoepac]
n., pl. PAC's, PACs.
political action committee.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||PAC - committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates|