Meaning of “public housing” in the English Dictionary

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"public housing" in British English

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public housingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌpʌb.lɪk ˈhaʊ.zɪŋ/ us /ˌpʌb.lɪk ˈhaʊ.zɪŋ/ mainly US UK usually council housing

houses or flats provided by the government at low rents for people who have low incomes

(Definition of “public housing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"public housing" in Business English

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public housingnoun [ U ]

uk us GOVERNMENT, PROPERTY

→  social housing

(Definition of “public housing” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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