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n. Informal
A pollster.
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Noun1.headcounter - someone who conducts surveys of public opinion; "a pollster conducts public opinion polls"; "a headcounter counts heads"
asker, enquirer, inquirer, querier, questioner - someone who asks a question
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Headcounters reporting for the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) say clinicians diagnosed 1.7 million new diabetes cases in the United States in 2012.
This is what gives Karl Rove and the other GOP headcounters heartburn.