This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word public land
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
land owned by the government.
In all modern states, some land is held by central or local governments. This is called public land. The system of tenure of public land, and the terminology used, varies between countries. The following examples illustrate some of the range.
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