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cryptogram

noun cryp·to·gram \ˈkrip-tə-ˌgram\

: a message that is written in code

Full Definition of CRYPTOGRAM

1
:  a communication in cipher or code
2
:  a figure or representation having a hidden significance
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Origin of CRYPTOGRAM

French cryptogramme, from crypt- + -gramme -gram
First Known Use: 1878

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