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A measure of the amount of pollen in the air, usually calculated as the average number of pollen grains in a cubic meter or other standard volume over a 24-hour period.
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a measure of the pollen present in the air over a 24-hour period, often published to enable sufferers from hay fever to predict the severity of their attacks
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a count of the pollen in the air, based on the average number of pollen grains collected from the air in a given time.
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|Noun||1.||pollen count - the number of pollen grains (usually ragweed) in a standard volume of air over a twenty-four hour period and a specified time and place|
count - the total number counted; "a blood count"
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