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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

the welfare or well-being of the general public; commonwealth; appeal or relevance to the general populace

Usage examples (39)
  • His sister, Emily, became a successful public-interest lawyer.
  • No one in the public-interest community is out to destroy copyright.
  • But it's clear the nonprofit public-interest news movement has arrived.
  • But it\'s clear the nonprofit public-interest news movement has arrived. for more
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