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English definition of “public”
/ˈpʌb·lɪk/ adj [not gradable] (INVOLVING PEOPLE)
› relating to or involving people in general, rather than being limited to a particular group of people: public opinion They’re trying to raise public awareness of the benefits of early-childhood education. His ideas have very little public support. The results won’t be made public (= told to people in general).