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English definition of “publicly”

publicly

adverb (TO EVERYONE)    /ˈpʌb.lɪ.kli/
C1 If something is done publicly, it is done so that everyone can know about it: The company publicly apologized and agreed to contribute some money to charity. publicly humiliatedApparent and obviousVisible
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