1. What does PDA stand for?

Public display of affection

Refers to hugging and kissing someone in public; should be kept to a minimum out of respect for innocent bystanders.


"Wow, did you see that PDA in the hallway between classes today? There should be laws against that."

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Last Updated: February 14, 2013

2. What does PDA stand for?

Personal Digital Assistant

A small gadget used for taking notes, keeping track of contacts, and other purposes; superseded by smartphones, which combine the functionality of a PDA and cell phone in a single device; view the PDA definition.


"Palm was the top manufacturer of PDAs for several years."

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Last Updated: February 2, 2013

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