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panoun [C]

 us   /, / infml
father: Do you ​know where pa went?

Panoun [C]

physics abbreviation for pascal
(Definition of pa from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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PAnoun [C]

uk   us  
WORKPLACE abbreviation for personalassistant: someone whose ​job is helping someone in a ​higherposition, especially by writing ​letters, ​arrangingmeetings, and making ​phonecalls: PA to sb She is PA to the ​director of the ​organization.
COMMUNICATIONS abbreviation for publicaddresssystem: a ​system used to make announcements or ​play music in ​publicplaces

p.a.adverb

(also pa) uk   us  
→  per annum : The ​illustrationassumesinvestmentgrowth of just 1% p.a. after ​inflation and ​charges.
(Definition of PA from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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