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English definition of “censor”

censor

verb [T]     /ˈsen.sər/ US  /-sɚ/
to remove anything offensive from books, films, etc., or to remove parts considered unsuitable from private letters, especially ones sent during war or from a prison: The book was heavily censored when first published.Forbidding and banning things
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