public affairs

plural noun

Definition of public affairs

: the events, activities, etc., that a company does for the public the director of public affairs

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“Public affairs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/public%20affairs. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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