Public Address

A public bitcoin address is cryptographic hash of a public key. A public address typically starts with the number “1.” Think of a public address like an email address. It can be published anywhere and bitcoins can be sent to it, just like an email can be sent to an email address. Learn how to receive bitcoin in your bitcoin wallet here.

Reference:

https://support.blockchain.com/hc/en-us/articles/213276463-Bitcoin-terms-glossary

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