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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

CRYPTOGRAPHY, n. [Gr., hidden, and to write.] The act or art of writing in secret characters; also, secret characters or cypher.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the science of analyzing and deciphering codes and ciphers and cryptograms [syn: cryptanalysis, cryptanalytics, cryptography, cryptology]
2: act of writing in code or cipher [syn: cryptography, coding, secret writing, steganography]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: New Latin cryptographia, from crypt- + -graphia -graphy Date: 1658 1. secret writing 2. the enciphering and deciphering of messages in secret code or cipher; also the computerized encoding and decoding of information 3. cryptanalysis

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the art of writing or solving ciphers. Derivatives: cryptographer n. cryptographic adj. cryptographically adv.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Cryptography Cryp*tog"ra*phy (-f?), n. [Cf. F. cryptographie.] The act or art of writing in secret characters; also, secret characters, or cipher.

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cipher, code, coded message, coup de plume, criticism, cryptanalysis, cryptoanalysis, cryptoanalytics, cryptogram, cryptograph, cryptographer, cryptology, diagnostics, engrossment, epigraphy, exegetics, hermeneutics, ink spilling, inkslinging, inscription, invisible ink, lettering, lexicography, literary criticism, macrography, metoposcopy, micrography, oneirology, paleography, pathognomy, pen, pen-and-ink, pencil driving, physiognomics, physiognomy, scrivenery, scrivening, secret language, secret writing, semeiology, semeiotics, sympathetic ink, symptomatology, textual criticism, tropology, typewriting, typing, writing



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