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 for p.a.
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pa \Pa\ (p[aum]), n.
     A shortened form of Papa.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: by the year; every year (usually with reference to a sum
             of money paid or received); "he earned $100,000 per
             annum"; "we issue six volumes per annum" [syn: per
             annum, p.a., per year, each year, annually]
      n 1: an electronic amplification system used as a communication
           system in public areas [syn: public address system, P.A.
           system, PA system, P.A., PA]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "pa":
     abba, dad, daddy, father, foster father, genitor, governor,
     old man, pap, papa, pappy, pater, paterfamilias, patriarch, pop,
     pops, sire, stepfather, the old man

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  45 Moby Thesaurus words for "PA":
     Gramophone, PA system, Victrola, audio sound system, audiophile,
     binaural system, bitch box, bullhorn, cartridge, ceramic pickup,
     changer, crystal pickup, derived four-channel system,
     discrete four-channel system, four-channel stereo system, hi-fi,
     hi-fi fan, high-fidelity, intercom, intercommunication system,
     jukebox, magnetic pickup, monaural system, mono, needle,
     nickelodeon, phonograph, photoelectric pickup, pickup,
     public-address system, quadraphonic sound system,
     radio-phonograph combination, record changer, record player,
     sound reproduction system, sound truck, squawk box, stereo, stylus,
     system, tape deck, tape recorder, tone arm,
     transcription turntable, turntable

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

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