Definitions for public service
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word public service
community service, public service(noun)
a service that is performed for the benefit of the public or its institutions
employment within a government system (especially in the civil service)
A service asserted to be for the public good provided by a for-profit enterprise or trade association.
A service, usually provided by the government, for the general public or its specific section.
A public service is a service which is provided by government to people living within its jurisdiction, either directly or by financing private provision of services. The term is associated with a social consensus that certain services should be available to all, regardless of income. Even where public services are neither publicly provided nor publicly financed, for social and political reasons they are usually subject to regulation going beyond that applying to most economic sectors. Public service is also a course that can be studied at a college and/or university.
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- seirbheis chatharraScottish Gaelic
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