decipherment
noun see decipher

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • decipherment — decipher ► VERB 1) convert from code into normal language. 2) succeed in understanding (something hard to interpret). DERIVATIVES decipherable adjective decipherment noun …   English terms dictionary

  • decipherment — See decipherable. * * * …   Universalium

  • decipherment — noun The analysis of documents written in ancient languages, where the language is unknown, or knowledge of the language has been lost …   Wiktionary

  • decipherment — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Something that serves to explain or clarify: clarification, construction, elucidation, exegesis, explanation, explication, exposition, illumination, illustration, interpretation. Archaic: enucleation. See EXPLAIN …   English dictionary for students

  • decipherment — de ci·pher·ment || mÉ™nt n. converting from code into plain text …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Decipherment —   An ISO term. The process of transforming cipher text into plaintext …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • decipherment — de·ci·pher·ment …   English syllables

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