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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.]
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Pan-Africanist Congress
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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.
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|Noun||1.||PAC - committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates|
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PACabbr premature atrial contraction. V. contraction.
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