for the common/public good

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Definition of for the common/public good

: in order to help or benefit everyone citizens working together for the common/public good

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“For the common/public good.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/for%20the%20common%2Fpublic%20good. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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