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CENSUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does census mean? 

CENSUS (noun)
  The noun CENSUS has 1 sense:

1. a periodic count of the population

  Familiarity information: CENSUS used as a noun is very rare.


CENSUS (verb)
  The verb CENSUS has 1 sense:

1. conduct a census

  Familiarity information: CENSUS used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CENSUS (noun)


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Meaning:

A periodic count of the population

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

census; nose count; nosecount

Hypernyms ("census" is a kind of...):

count; counting; enumeration; numeration; reckoning; tally (the act of counting)


CENSUS (verb)


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Meaning:

Conduct a census

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Context example:

They censused the deer in the forest

Hypernyms (to "census" is one way to...):

count; enumerate; number; numerate (determine the number or amount of)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody


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