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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To figure mathematically. Also: A message in code.

Usage examples (36)
  • The math students were able to cipher most of the problems in the book.
  • Put in cipher #2 in slot 1 so you are going to (2,0).
  • And, couched in code, cipher, and guarded language generally, the situation was far from clear.
  • In the course of the first session with Mrs. Ban, the word cipher came up; she did not understand it. for more
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