public goods

pl n
  1. services such as national defence, law enforcement, and road building, that are for the benefit of, and available to, all members of the public

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How to use public goods in a sentence

  • At the office all day packing public goods, evening at Farr's writing out a letter of instruction to trustees.

    William Clayton's Journal | William Clayton
  • Moreover I have to unpack the chest and wait on all of them with the public goods in my charge which keeps me busy all the time.

    William Clayton's Journal | William Clayton