Meaning of PBS in English

PBS /ˌpiː biː ˈes/ BrE AmE

abbreviation for Public Broadcasting Service; a US television company whose aim is to show good-quality programmes and not to make profit. It broadcasts no advertisements, but its programmes are paid for partly by the people who watch them and partly by money from the government and from large companies. Two programmes for which PBS is known are Sesame Street and Masterpiece Theater .

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.