cryptogram

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

crypto- +‎ -gram

Noun[edit]

cryptogram (plural cryptograms)

  1. (games) A type of word puzzle in which text encoded by a simple cipher is to be decoded.

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From crypto- +‎ -gram.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌkrɪp.toːˈɣrɑm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: cryp‧to‧gram
  • Rhymes: -ɑm

Noun[edit]

cryptogram n (plural cryptogrammen, diminutive cryptogrammetje n)

  1. cryptic crossword (crossword puzzle with cryptic definitions)

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