Translation of decrypt in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /diːˈkrɪpt/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (make intelligible) [message] descifrar, descodificar* 1.2 [Computing/Informática] [cryptogram] descifrar
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    • The Crown supplemented this with an excellent system of opening the mails (and diplomatic pouches, when available) and decrypting messages written in code.
    • A Tactical Data Encryption System TDES is a device for storing, encrypting and decrypting messages.
    • I had a top-secret clearance and would have been part of the team of codebreakers decrypting the message that authorized the use of the ship's nuclear weapons.

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