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PAPhysician Assistant
PAPublic Address
PAPennsylvania (US postal abbreviation)
PAPurchasing Agent
PAPort Angeles (Washington)
PAPublic Affairs
PAPará (Brazilian state)
PAPara (Brazil)
PAPublic Address system
PAPrincess Anne (high school in Virginia Beach, Virginia)
PAPublic Administration
PAPort Authority (of NY and NJ)
PAPress Association (British National News Agency)
PAProgram Administrator
PAPublic Assistance
PAProfessional Association
PAParents Association
PAPoint A
PAPhysical Activity (health)
PAProgram Announcement
PAPanama
PAPay Attention
PAPrivacy Act
PAPublic Accounting
PAPoints Against
PAPower of Attorney
PAPeople's Association (Singapore)
PAPersonal Assistant
PAPut Away
PAPolice Academy
PAPass Along
PAPolitical Affairs (journal of the Communist Party of the United States of America)
PAPre Approval (to adopt)
PAPan Am (airline)
PAPhillips Academy (Andover)
PAPerformance Analysis
PAPalo Alto (California)
PAPrince Albert (Canada)
PAPrince Albert (piercing)
PAProduction Assistant (filmmaker)
PAProduction Assistant
PAPeace Agreement
PAProgram Assistant
PAParaguay
PAPerformance Assessment
PAPamela Anderson
PAProject Administrator
PAProgrammer/Analyst
PAPower Amplifier
PAPower-Amplifier
PAPascal
PAPalestinian Authority
PAPenny Arcade (webcomic)
PAPrior Authorization (Pharmacy Benefits)
PAProtected Area (conservation)
PAPale Ale
PAPort Adapter (Cisco)
PAParty Animal
PAPersonal Appearance
PAPublic Announcement
PAPublishers Association
PAPlanning Authority
PAPulmonary Artery
PAProcess Analysis
PAPolicy Analyst
PAPakistan Army
PAProfessional Associates
PAPublish America (book publisher)
PAPer Annum
PAParalegal
PAPolk Audio
PAPlein Air (Quebec)
PAPower Act (gaming)
PAPali (linguistics)
PAPaisley (postcode, United Kingdom)
PAPersonal Accident (insurance)
PAPerformance Appraisal
PAProject Architect
PAPublic Appearance
PAProcess Automation
PAPersonnel Action
PAPreliminary Assessment
PAPoint d'Appui (French: Support Point)
PAParental Advisory
PAPassive Aggressive (behavioral health)
PAPersonnel Administration (various organizations)
PAPhilippine Army
PAPreferred Alternative
PAPsychoanalysis
PAProcess Area
PAPhonological Awareness
PAProject Accounting
PAProgram Access
PAPost-Apocalyptic
PABureau of Public Affairs
PAPeople's Alliance
PAPlasminogen Activator (biochemistry)
PAPerfect Attendance
PAProblem Analysis
PAPseudomonas aeruginosa (bacteria)
PAPlanet of the Apes (movie)
PAPolyamide
PAPernicious Anemia
PAPublic Aid (Medicaid)
PAPregnancy-Associated
PAPracticing Attorney
PAProject Analyst
PAPharmacological Action (US NIH)
PAPhthalic Anhydride (organic compound)
PAPatients Association (UK)
PAPenny Arcade (comic strip)
PAPunk Ass
PAPsoriatic Arthritis
PAPeace Arch (US/Canada border)
PAPicatinny Arsenal
PAPrecautionary Approach (fisheries)
PAPlayahead (Internet community)
PAPantothenic Acid
PAPosition Angle (astronomy)
PAPlate Appearance (Baseball)
PAPrivate Adoption
PAPreferential Attachment (mathematics)
PAPoint Analysis
PAProject Assessment
PAProtactinium
PAProtective Antigen (microbiology)
PAPollution Abatement
PAPersistent Asthma
PAParticle Accelerator
PAPress Agent
PAPersonal Adviser
PAPaying Agent
PAPorte-Avions (French, aircraft carrier)
PAPinkerton Academy (New Hampshire)
PAPrivate Account
PAPancreatic Adenocarcinoma
PAPlant Air
PAPax Americana
PAPreparing Activity
PAProcessing Activities
PAPersonalausweis (German: identity card)
PAProtocol Analyzer
PAProgrammatic Agreement (USACE)
PAPosterior Anterior (radiology)
PAPredictive Analysis
PAProject Agreement
PAProduct Assurance
PAPalermo, Sicilia (Italian province)
PAPrecision Approach (avionics)
PAPressure Altitude
PAPower Automation
PAPolicy Article (medical policy)
PAProperty Administrator
PAProduction Agency
PAPhantom Assassin (gaming)
PAPreventative Action
PAPreferred Address
PAPermit Authority
PAProanthocyanidin (flavanol class)
PAProhibited Areas
PAPrednisolone Acetate (eye medication; usually followed by %)
PAPolyacryl
PAPersonal Alarm
PAPartial Agreement
PAPolitical Agent (Pakistan)
PAPeer Advisor
PAPotential Equalisation
PAProvider Aggregatable (Internet Provider addresses)
PAPersonal Agent
PAPublic Attorney
PAPartner Association
PAPathologists' Assistant
PAPlanetarion (online game)
PAPerformance Assurance
PAPension Adjustment
PAPressure Alarm
PAProxy Agreement
PAPrecision Attack
PAPending Availability
PAProgramming Assistant (campus residential officer)
PAPost Adjutant
PAProgram Authorization
PAPropionic Acidemia
PAPrincipal Administrator
PAPilote Automatique (French: Autopilot)
PAProject Authorization
PAProponent Agency
PAProject Audit
PAPrivacy Advocate
PAPerfect Attack (gaming, Dance Dance Revolution)
PAProsecution Attorney
PAPastoral Assistant
PAPrivatization Agency
PAProducing Ability (breeding)
PAPublic Audio
PAProof Assistant
PAParliamentary Assistant (Ontario Government)
PAPooling Administrator
PAPepper-Ann (TV show)
PAProfessional Audio System
PAParticipatory Appraisal
PAProduction Acceptance
PAProton Affinity
PAPassenger Address
PAPicoampere
PAProcurement Army
PAPartido Arnulfista (Arnulfista Party, Panama)
PAPaper Advance
PAProject Arrangement
PAPhysical Affair
PAProvider Assigned (IP address space assigned to a specific provider by IANA)
PAProgrammed Amount (USACE)
PAPastoral Administrator
PAProtected Administrator (computer security)
PAPerforming Activity (CEFMS)
PAProfessor's Assistant
PAProduct Accelerator
PAPassenger Announcement (airlines)
PAProgressão Aritmética
PAPerverted Ass
PAPayroll Area
PAPierce Armor (Age of Kings game)
PAProcurement Authorization
PAPhysician's Association
PAPhotoinduced Absorption
PAPolar Air Mass
PAProcurement Appropriation
PAPseudomonas Aeruginosa Lectin
PAPosition Approximate
PAPride Africa (Herndon, VA)
PAParti de l'Action (French: Action Party, Morocco)
PAPre-Auditing
PAPaulus Apostolus (Apostol Paul)
PAParapsychological Association, Inc (Petaluma, California)
PAPre-Arbitrated
PAPayload Accommodations
PAProduct Accumulate (linear code)
PAPreplaced-Aggregate (concrete)
PAPerforate Artery (Darke Age of Camelot game)
PAPremier Agendas, Inc. (US)
PAPass-through Applications
PAPutt and Approach (disc golf)
PAPhysical Abuse/Assault
PAPeano Arithmetics
PAPerverts Anonymous
PAProduktaansprakelijkheid (Dutch: product responsibility)
PAPokémon Aaah! (website)
PAParalyzed Age (band)
PAProcess Allocator
PAPlatinum Aero (band)
PAPrune Agar
PAPatronato Antialcohólico (Guatemala)
PAPlaza Automotriz (Guatemala car dealer)
PAPaniagua y Asociados (Guatemala, consulting agency)
PAProcurement Aide/Assistant
PAPosition Adaptivity
PAParamedic's Assistant
PAPersisting to an Older Age
PAPurchasing Aide/Assistant
PAProgram Account/Allocation
References in periodicals archive ?
In the context of these debates, the term "Pax Americana" is still most commonly used to describe the American superpower's supremacy after 1945, mainly in the "Western world," and the relative peace, stability, and prosperity it brought to some, but by no means all states and societies that came to be in the US sphere of influence during the Cold War.
In terms of intellectual firepower, the Pax Americana cartel both outnumbered and outgunned the antiwar camp.
As the global order of the Pax Americana starts to come under increasing challenge and the leadership in Washington becomes ever more paranoid and dysfunctional, the likelihood for such errors and miscalculations can only increase.
A shift from Pax Americana (or peace and security guaranteed by the power of American arms) to a Pax Asia-Pacifica in our region could well be the answer in which the major countries and sub-regional blocs adhere to the concept of SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea).
Nor are these times of turbulent transition likely to end in the emergence of a second Pax Americana. Despite America's technological dominance, there would be too much resistance by regional powers and potential counter-alliances.
(6.) Roncallo, The Political Economy of Space in the Americas: The New Pax Americana, p.
The late Ayatollah Khomeini dreamed it; President Barack Obama is trying to deliver it: the end of Pax Americana.
The Russian leader believes that a weakened NATO, a divided EU and a crumbling Pax Americana are necessary preconditions for his own empire's return to greatness
The prize is a big one: If successful co-existence with China can be constructed in the east, then some form of Pax Americana will survive.
The racial conflict morphed into racial terror moving with AQC to spread beyond the Greater Middle East (GME), posing serious dangers to Pax Americana as well as to Europe and Asia.
The next war ended when one nation deployed a weapon so powerful that the most ruthless and aggressive nations trembled in fear that it might be deployed again, and thus began Pax Americana. Alas, such might deters only if the world believes that leaders have the will to wield it, and in Syria, Crimea and elsewhere, that will is tested and found failing.
Heaping criticism and caustic ridicule on Washington, the Xinhua news agency called the US a civilian slayer, prisoner torturer and meddler in others' affairs, and said the 'Pax Americana' was a failure on all fronts.