Bedeutung von “public” im Essential English Dictionary

public

adjective uk /ˈpʌblɪk/
public parks, toilets, transport, etc.

B1 parks, toilets, transport, etc. that are for everyone to use:

Smoking should be banned in public places.
public parks, bathrooms, transportation, etc.

parks, bathrooms, transportation, etc. that are for everyone to use:

Smoking should be banned in public places.
public opinion, health, support, etc.

the opinions, health, support, etc. of ordinary people:

Public opinion has turned against him.

(Definition von “public adjective” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)