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Of or provided by the state rather than an independent, commercial company
“It will be a supreme test of the virtues of public ownership over privatisation.”
Done, perceived, or existing in open view
“He seems to have a strategy, but it is one that he does not seem to have laid open for public view and debate.”
Of or concerning the people as a whole
“Concern with public welfare found an echo in another reforming current - that provided by the Church.”
Of or involved in the affairs of the community, especially in government or entertainment
“When he was defeated a second time in 1979, it looked as though his career in Welsh public life was at an end.”
Open to or shared by all the people of an area or country
“Maritz said the parking area was public open space - he could not allow the deck to remain.”
The community or people in general
“The museum will open to the general public when all school appointments are finished.”
The people who watch or are interested in an artist, writer, or performer
“It's a strange but pleasant feeling, meeting one's public for the first time.”
Human beings in general
“… a lecture open to the public.”
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