from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A piece of writing in code or cipher.
  • noun A figure or representation having a secret or occult significance.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A message or writing in secret characters or otherwise occult; a cryptograph.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A cipher writing. Same as cryptograph.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun games A type of word puzzle in which text encoded by a simple cipher is to be decoded.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a piece of writing in code or cipher


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