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Meaning of “pollster” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of pollster from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pollster" in American English

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pollsternoun [C]

 us   /ˈpoʊl·stər/
a ​person whose ​job is to ​askpeopletheiropinions on a ​subject, as ​part of a ​poll (= ​opinionstudy)
(Definition of pollster from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"pollster" in Business English

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pollsternoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpəʊlstər/
a ​person who ​askspeoplequestions in an opinionpoll (= a ​situation in which ​people are ​asked what they ​think about a ​subject), or an ​organization that ​managesopinionpolls: It ​turned out that the pollsters had got their ​predictions wrong about the ​outcome of the ​election.
(Definition of pollster from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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