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de·crypt

 (dē-krĭpt′)
tr.v. de·crypt·ed, de·crypt·ing, de·crypts
1. To decipher.
2. To decode.
n. (dē′krĭpt′)
A deciphered or decoded message.

[de- + -crypt (from cryptogram).]

de·cryp′tion n.

decrypt

(diːˈkrɪpt)
vb (tr)
1. (Communications & Information) to decode (a message) with or without previous knowledge of its key
2. (Broadcasting) to make intelligible (a television or other signal) that has been deliberately distorted for transmission
[C20: from de- + crypt, as in cryptic]
deˈcrypted adj
deˈcryption n

de•crypt

(diˈkrɪpt, dɪ-)

v.t.
to decode or decipher.
[1935–40; de- + crypt (ogram)]
de•cryp′tion, n.

decrypt

To convert encrypted text into its equivalent plain text by means of a cryptosystem. (This does not include solution by cryptanalysis.) (Note: The term "decrypt" covers the meanings of "decipher" and "decode.") See also cryptosystem.

decrypt


Past participle: decrypted
Gerund: decrypting

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been decrypting
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Conditional
I would decrypt
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Past Conditional
I would have decrypted
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.decrypt - convert code into ordinary language
rewrite - write differently; alter the writing of; "The student rewrote his thesis"

decrypt

verb
To find the key to (a code, for example):
Translations

decrypt

vt (Comput, Telec) → entschlüsseln
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