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English definition of “censor”


noun [C]     /ˈsen.sər/ US  /-sɚ/
a person whose job is to read books , watch films , etc. in order to remove anything offensive from them, or who reads private letters , especially ones sent during war or from prison , to remove parts considered unsuitable People who analyse and judge
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