P.A. system

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n P.A. system an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas
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Usage

In literature:

They made use of a game known as "G.U.R.P.S.," the "Generic Universal Role Playing System," published by a company called Steve Jackson Games (SJG).
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
By this time the H. & P. A. system had stopped using the Jandel machines on any grades.
"Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive" by Victor Appleton
Operating the line as a branch of the P. S-W System, we can simplify the organization.
"The Taming of Red Butte Western" by Francis Lynde
In August 1944 the Selective Service System decided (p. 381) that the definition of a man's race should be left to the man himself.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
Nominally there was established a system of thoroughgoing manhood (p. 294) suffrage.
"The Governments of Europe" by Frederic Austin Ogg
Motion is communicated to this part of the system by means of gears at 0 and P, and a belt working from P to Q.
"On Laboratory Arts" by Richard Threlfall
They are covered with two domes, a system perhaps derived from S. Irene (p. 94).
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
According to the Phase Rule (p. 16), a system consisting of one component in two phases has one degree of freedom, or is univariant.
"The Phase Rule and Its Applications" by Alexander Findlay
They may be parceled between the Est and the P.-L.-M., but it is more than likely that they will continue to be operated as a separate system.
"Our Railroads To-Morrow" by Edward Hungerford
Erdmann; also Systeme Nouveau, p. 128, a.
"Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates, 3rd ed. Volume II (of 4)" by George Grote
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In news:

But, Chair Michael McCuskey says the money allocated to a P-A system, suites, boxes, and food service should be the last time administrators come back with additional requests.
It didn't take long for University of California, Riverside President Timothy P White to make a good impression in his new job as chancellor of the California State University system.
It didn't take long for University of California Riverside President Timothy P White to make a good impression in his new job as chancellor of the Cal State University system.
BAE Systems may trade on a P/E of eight.
The US Navy Naval Air Systems Command started its initial production phase of the P-8A Poseidon with a six-plane $1.6 billion contract order to initiate Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) at the Boeing Plant 3 facility in Renton, Washington.
In Minden, NE, is the first North American firm to purchase a EOSINT P 800 laser sintering system, made by equipment supplier EOS.
Timex's Ironman Triathlon Speed & Distance System combines a G.P.S.
When he retired from P&G he was a Control and Information Systems Manager in a Soap Sector Engineering Department.
Watch WESH 2 News First at 4 p.m. Scientists have discovered what could be a massive planet outside our solar system, NASA said Monday.
My tip is about a system that I call P.A. T.H.
My tip is about a system that I call P.A.T.H.
As part of on-going testing of St Bernard Parish 's readiness capabilities, the Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness will conduct a scheduled test of its Emergency Siren System on January 11, at approximately 1 p.m.
( P rocess A utomation S ystem) A process control system that uses a network to interconnect sensors, controllers, operator terminals and actuators.
(1 P ersonal H andyphone S ystem) A TDMA-based cellular phone system introduced in Japan in mid-1995.
Read a tutorial P&ID article now (with more diagram) and see information about ordering a workbook or CD of clip systems.
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In science:

A dynamical system is said to be ergodic if the measure P (A) of any invariant set A equals 0 or 1.
Determinantal random point fields
Let (Z, I , P ) be such a system, e be the ramification index of L/K , and for i ∈ P , ei = vL (zi ).
Ramification of local fields with imperfect residue fields
Then, following Ref. , the evolution of a system is averaged on a suitable probability distribution P (t, t′ ) where t′ represents all possible times within the ensemble.
Quantum Zeno-like effect due to competing decoherence mechanisms
It is known that for every bounded realization of the random field ω and that for P-a.e. unbounded ω the random spin system with Hamiltonian (1) has a unique limit Gibbs measure νω for arbitrary inverse temperature β [2, 3, 4].
Long-time Behavior for the Stochastic Ising Model with Unbounded Random Couplings
The total partition function of a system of N particles is then Q ~P δ(X sns − N ) QN (T , V ) = X~P where P ~P is a sum over all the possible partitions, whatever the number of particles.
Clusters in Simple Fluids
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