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cryp·to·gram

 (krĭp′tə-grăm′)
n.
1. A piece of writing in code or cipher. Also called cryptograph.
2. A figure or representation having a secret or occult significance.

cryp′to·gram′mic adj.

cryptogram

(ˈkrɪptəʊɡræm)
n
(Communications & Information) a secret symbol

cryp•to•gram

(ˈkrɪp təˌgræm)

n.
1. a message or writing in code or cipher.
2. an occult symbol or representation.
[1875–80]
cryp`to•gram′mic, cryp`to•gram•mat′ic (-grəˈmæt ɪk) cryp`to•gram•mat′i•cal, adj.
cryp`to•gram′ma•tist, n.

cryptogram

a message or writing in code or cipher. Also cryptograph. — cryptogrammic, adj.
See also: Code
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cryptogram - a piece of writing in code or ciphercryptogram - a piece of writing in code or cipher
piece of writing, written material, writing - the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
Translations

cryptogram

[ˈkrɪptəʊgræm] Ncriptograma m

cryptogram

nKryptogramm nt

cryptogram

[ˈkrɪptəʊˌgræm] ncrittogramma m
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E essa e uma relacao com o leitor prevista pelo proprio romance, algo evidente no memoravel capitulo da "cryptogrammic paper chase", quando Humbert busca pistas nos livros de registros de hoteis que apontem para a identidade de seu duplo maligno.
Moreover, we foresee that EPF could be applied to other cryptogrammic aspects, especially to the attacks for cryptosystems based on the integer factorization problem (IFP).
In public key cryptogrammic system, the operation time of encryption and signature is nearly the same, and the operation time of decryption and designature is nearly the same, such as RSA [16] and BF-IBE [17].