[ sahy-fer-tekst ]
/ ˈsaɪ fərˌtɛkst /
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the encoded version of a message or other text; cryptogram.
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How to use ciphertext in a sentence
And finally there's the key: secret stuff you feed into the cipher along with the cleartext to make ciphertext.
For a normal Internet surfer, a session online is probably about 95 percent cleartext, five percent ciphertext.