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pollster

[pohl-ster] /ˈpoʊl stər/
noun
1.
a person whose occupation is the taking of public-opinion polls.
Origin of pollster
1935-1940
An Americanism dating back to 1935-40; poll1 + -ster
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pollster

/ˈpəʊlstə/
noun
1.
a person who conducts opinion polls
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Word Origin and History for pollster
n.

1939, from poll (n.) + -ster.

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