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  • n. The analysis of documents written in ancient languages, where the language is unknown, or knowledge of the language has been lost.
  • n. decryption

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of deciphering.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of deciphering; interpretation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text

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