Cryptographist \Cryp*tog"ra*phist\ (kr?p-t?g"r?-f?st), n. Same as {Cryptographer}. [1913 Webster]

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  • cryptographist — cryp·tog·ra·phist …   English syllables

  • cryptographist — kripˈtägrəfə̇st noun ( s) : one who practices secret writing * * * cryptogˈrapher or cryptogˈraphist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑crypt …   Useful english dictionary

  • cryptography — cryptographer, cryptographist, n. cryptographic /krip teuh graf ik/, cryptographical, cryptographal, adj. cryptographically, adv. /krip tog reuh fee/, n. 1. the science or study of the techniques of secret writing, esp. code and cipher systems,… …   Universalium

  • cryptography — /krɪpˈtɒgrəfi / (say krip togruhfee) noun 1. the process or art of writing in or deciphering secret characters or cipher. 2. anything so written. –cryptographer, cryptographist, noun –cryptographic /krɪptoʊˈgræfɪk/ (say kriptoh grafik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • cryptography — [krip tä′grə fē] n. [ CRYPTO + GRAPHY] 1. the art of writing or deciphering messages in code 2. the system used in a code or cipher cryptographer n. cryptographist cryptographic [krip΄tə graf′ik] adj. cryptographically adv …   English World dictionary

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