cryptograph

[krip-tuh-graf, -grahf]
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Origin of cryptograph

First recorded in 1635–45; crypto- + -graph
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Related Words for cryptograph

cipher, cryptograph, conceal

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British Dictionary definitions for cryptograph

cryptograph

noun
  1. something written in code or cipher
  2. a code using secret symbols (cryptograms)
  3. a device for translating text into cipher, or vice versa
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