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Definition of Censor

Censor
Censor Cen"sor, n. [L. censor, fr. censere to value, tax.] 1. (Antiq.) One of two magistrates of Rome who took a register of the number and property of citizens, and who also exercised the office of inspector of morals and conduct. 2. One who is empowered to examine manuscripts before they are committed to the press, and to forbid their publication if they contain anything obnoxious; -- an official in some European countries. 3. One given to fault-finding; a censurer. Nor can the most circumspect attention, or steady rectitude, escape blame from censors who have no inclination to approve. --Rambler. 4. A critic; a reviewer. Received with caution by the censors of the press. --W. Irving.

Meaning of Censor from wikipedia

- Censor may refer to: Cato the Elder, also known as Cato the Censor (Marcus Porcius Cato, 234–149 BC), a Roman statesman Yair Censor (born 1943), Israeli...
- the censor was absolute: no magistrate could oppose his decisions, and only another censor who succeeded him could cancel those decisions. The censor's...
- Censor bars are a basic form of text, photography, and video censorship in which "sensitive" information or images are occluded by black, gray, or even...
- 1947 independence of India, autonomous regional censors were absorbed into the Bombay Board of Film Censors. The Cinematograph Act of 1952 reorganised the...
- Censor is a 2001 Bollywood drama film directed and produced by Dev Anand. It stars himself, Hema Malini, Jackie Shroff and Rekha in pivotal roles. The...
- A bleep censor is the replacement of a profanity or cl****ified information with a beep sound (usually a 1000 Hz tone (help·info)) in television and radio...
- The Right to Censor (frequently referred to as RTC) was a professional wrestling stable in the World Wrestling Federation from mid-2000 to mid 2001. The...
- Censoring may refer to: Censoring (statistics) Censorship Internet censorship...
- morals." In canon law such a person is known as a censor or sometimes as a censor librorum (Latin for "censor of books"). The episcopal conference may draw...
- Play media Play media The Censored Eleven is a group of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons originally produced and released by Warner Bros. that...
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