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Oxford dictionary definition of the word censor:
1an official who examines books, films, news, etc. that are about to be published and suppresses any parts that are considered obscene, politically unacceptable, or a threat to security:
the report was approved by the military censors
the movie has been given an adults-only rating by film censors
Psychoanalysis an aspect of the superego which is said to prevent certain ideas and memories from emerging into consciousness.
[from a mistranslation of German Zensur ‘censorship’, coined by Freud]
2(in ancient Rome) either of two magistrates who held censuses and supervised public morals.
examine (a book, film, etc.) officially and suppress unacceptable parts of it:
the report had been censored ‘in the national interest’
the letters she received were censored
mid 16th century (in sense 2 of the noun): from Latin, from censere ‘assess’