Definition of censorship noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

censorship

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈsensəʃɪp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsensərʃɪp//
 
[uncountable] Journalism
 
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the act or policy of censoring books, etc. press censorship The decree imposed strict censorship of the media. The government has imposed strict censorship on the press. to take action against institutions practising censorship Wordfindercensorship, correspondent, coverage, editor, exclusive, journalist, news agency, newspaper, report, stringer See related entries: Journalism
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