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pac1

[pak] /pæk/
noun
1.
pack1 (def 1).

pac2

[pak] /pæk/
noun
1.
Also, pack. a soft, flexible, heelless shoe worn as a liner inside a boot or overshoe.
2.
Origin of pac2
1870-1875
1870-75, Americanism; extracted from shoepac by false analysis as shoe + pac

PAC

or P.A.C

[pak] /pæk/
noun, plural PAC's, PACs.
1.
political action committee: an organization established by a corporation or other special interest to raise money from individuals for a political campaign or other political cause:
a labor-union PAC that backs Democratic candidates.
See also super PAC.
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  • They brushed the snow from their pacs and entered the kitchen.

    The Black Fawn James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • But the pacs, while lighter and softer, will make tender feet sore on the bottoms, and they slip in snow more than do rubbers.

    Woodcraft E. H. (Elmer Harry) Kreps
  • There were few drifts and no deep ones, and the five inches of soft snow made a pleasant cushion beneath Bud's pacs.

    The Black Fawn James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • Leaves crisp with frost rustled beneath Bud's pacs as he strode on through the woods.

    The Black Fawn James Arthur Kjelgaard
British Dictionary definitions for pacs

PAC

abbreviation
1.
Pan-Africanist Congress
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PACS

picture archiving and communication system

PAC

1.
political action committee
2.
premature atrial contraction
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