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Meaning of DECODING

Pronunciation:  dik'owding

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text; "a secret key or password is required for decryption"

DECODING is a 8 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: decipherment, decryption
 See Also: coding, cryptography, decompression, secret writing



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