nose count

nosecount

[nohz-kount]
noun Informal.
the counting of individual persons, as for a census.

Origin:
1935–40; nose + count1

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nose count

noun
a periodic count of the population [syn: census
nosecount

noun
a periodic count of the population [syn: census
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