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censor

[sen-ser]
noun
1.
an official who examines books, plays, news reports, motion pictures, radio and television programs, letters, cablegrams, etc., for the purpose of suppressing parts deemed objectionable on moral, political, military, or other grounds.
2.
any person who supervises the manners or morality of others.
3.
an adverse critic; faultfinder.
4.
(in the ancient Roman republic) either of two officials who kept the register or census of the citizens, awarded public contracts, and supervised manners and morals.
5.
(in early Freudian dream theory) the force that represses ideas, impulses, and feelings, and prevents them from entering consciousness in their original, undisguised forms.
verb (used with object)
6.
to examine and act upon as a censor.
7.
to delete (a word or passage of text) in one's capacity as a censor.

Origin:
1525–35; < Latin cēnsor, equivalent to cēns(ēre) to give as one's opinion, recommend, assess + -tor -tor; -sor for *-stor by analogy with derivatives from dentals, as tōnsor barber (see tonsorial)

censorable, adjective
censorial [sen-sawr-ee-uhl, -sohr-] , censorian, adjective
anticensorial, adjective
noncensored, adjective
overcensor, verb (used with object)
precensor, verb (used with object)
recensor, verb (used with object)
uncensorable, adjective
uncensored, adjective

censer, censor, censure, sensor.
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censor (ˈsɛnsə)
 
n
1.  a person authorized to examine publications, theatrical presentations, films, letters, etc, in order to suppress in whole or part those considered obscene, politically unacceptable, etc
2.  any person who controls or suppresses the behaviour of others, usually on moral grounds
3.  (in republican Rome) either of two senior magistrates elected to keep the list of citizens up to date, control aspects of public finance, and supervise public morals
4.  psychoanal See also superego the postulated factor responsible for regulating the translation of ideas and desires from the unconscious to the conscious mind
 
vb
5.  to ban or cut portions of (a publication, film, letter, etc)
6.  to act as a censor of (behaviour, etc)
 
[C16: from Latin, from cēnsēre to consider, assess]
 
'censorable
 
adj
 
censorial
 
adj

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censor
1531, Roman magistrate who took censuses and oversaw public morals, from L. censere "to appraise, value, judge," from PIE base *kens- "speak solemnly, announce." Transferred sense of "officious judge of morals and conduct" is from 1592; of books, plays, later films, etc., 1644. The verb is from 1882.
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censor cen·sor (sěn'sər)
n.
The hypothetical agent in the unconscious mind that is responsible for suppressing unconscious thoughts and wishes.

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