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personal assistant in Occupations topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpersonal assistantˌpersonal asˈsistant noun [countable] (abbreviation PA)  1 someone who works for one person and helps them do their job2 British EnglishBOB someone who works as a secretary for one person
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personal assistantI had been working for the Countess as a personal assistant since she married the Earl in 1976.It was this, Blanche said, that had pushed her towards phoning his personal assistant and arranging the interview that night.On July 23 Buthelezi's personal assistant, Zakhele Khumalo, resigned.The Secretary had in fact become a public officer, no longer merely the personal assistant of the monarch.