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public financenoun

uk   us   GOVERNMENT, ECONOMICS
[plural or U] (also public funds [plural]) the ​money that a ​government has ​available to ​spend from ​taxes and ​borrowing: Which country has been most ​successful in ​managing its ​publicfinances? publicfinancedepartment/​figures/​forecasts
[U] the ​management of ​governmentmoney: He is an ​economist who ​specializes in ​publicfinance and ​internationaldebt.
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