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public figure

noun [C] uk   us  
someone who is famous because of what they do, and is written about in newspapers and magazines or is often on television or the radio
Translations of “public figure”
in Chinese (Traditional) 知名人士,公眾人物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 知名人士,公众人物…
(Definition of public figure from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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