Definition of public property
: something owned by the city, town, or state The library books are public property.
Word by Word Definitions
: exposed to general view : open
: well-known, prominent
: perceptible, material
: the people as a whole : populace
: a group of people having common interests or characteristics
: the group at which a particular activity or enterprise aims
: a quality or trait belonging and especially peculiar to an individual or thing
: an effect that an object has on another object or on the senses
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