cryptanalytic
adjective see cryptanalysis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cryptanalysis of the Enigma — enabled the western Allies in World War II to read substantial amounts of secret Morse coded radio communications of the Axis powers that had been enciphered using Enigma machines. This yielded military intelligence which, along with that from… …   Wikipedia

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