(in Britain) a former name for Environmental Health Officer
- Public holiday
noun 1. a holiday observed over the whole country
noun 1. British. a tavern. 2. an inn or hostelry. public house noun 1. (Brit) the formal name for pub 2. (US & Canadian) an inn, tavern, or small hotel
noun 1. housing owned or operated by a government and usually offered at low rent to the needy.
noun 1. the welfare or well-being of the general public; commonwealth: health programs that directly affect the public interest. 2. appeal or relevance to the general populace: a news story of public interest.
- Public-interest group
noun 1. the usual US and Canadian name for pressure group