Definitions for public nuisance

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  1. public nuisance, common nuisance(noun)

    a nuisance that unreasonably interferes with a right that is common to the general public

    "a public nuisance offends the public at large"

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  1. Public nuisance

    In English criminal law, public nuisance is a class of common law offence in which the injury, loss or damage is suffered by the local community as a whole rather than by individual victims.

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