biliteral

adjective
bi·literal | \(ˈ)bī +\

Definition of biliteral 

1 : consisting of or employing two letters or types of letters: such as

a : having two root consonants Semitic biliteral nouns

b : written in two different alphabets

2 cryptography

a : composed of or employing a cover text in which two letter forms or typefaces are used in significant combinations — see bacon biliteral cipher

b : representing one letter by two

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