for the common/public good

idiom

: 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 30 Nov. 2022.

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