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1. Describing anything available to the population at large. For example, a publicly-traded company may be owned and traded by anyone with the money to buy shares.

2. Describing anything owned or administered by a government. For example, a municipality owns and maintains a public park.
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The results of the public opinion poll of Barometer Info made public Sunday show that the ministers in charge of the economy are the most unpopular ones.
More than three-quarters (77 percent) of adults believe alternatives to incarceration do not decrease public safety, reported a Zogby International public opinion poll about American voter attitudes toward the U.S.'s response to nonviolent, nonserious crime.
An American public opinion poll held in six Arab states indicated that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is the most Arab popular leader.
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