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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Censorship  \Cen"sor*ship\,  n. 
  The  office  or  power  of  a  censor;  as  to  stand  for  a 
  censorship.  --Holland. 
 
  The  press  was  not  indeed  at  that  moment  under  a  general 
  censorship.  --Macaulay. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  censorship 
  n  1:  counterintelligence  achieved  by  banning  or  deleting  any 
  information  of  value  to  the  enemy  [syn:  {censoring},  {security 
  review}] 
  2:  deleting  parts  of  publications  or  correspondence  or 
  theatrical  performances  [syn:  {censoring}] 




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