public knowledge

Definitions of public knowledge
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n knowledge that is available to anyone

Synonyms:
general knowledge
Types:
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common knowledge
anything generally known to everyone
light
public awareness
open, surface
information that has become public
ancient history
knowledge of some recent fact or event that has become so commonly known that it has lost its original pertinence
Type of:
cognition, knowledge, noesis
the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

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