- a message or writing in code or cipher; cryptograph.
- an occult symbol or representation.
Origin of cryptogram
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Examples from the Web for cryptogram
I tore up the key, but here is a translation of the cryptogram.The Cryptogram
William Murray Graydon
For aught we know we may never have another opportunity to work on this cryptogram.Across the Spanish Main
Without knowing where “A.” was, Orme could make nothing of the cryptogram.The Girl and The Bill
I had not a shadow of doubt as to the bona fides of the cryptogram.The Cruise of the "Esmeralda"
Then she asked me to explain how I had come to decipher the cryptogram.The Mystery of the Sea
Word Origin and History for cryptogram
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