cryptographer

noun cryp·tog·ra·pher \ krip-ˈtä-grə-fər \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of cryptographer

:a specialist in cryptography: such as
a :a clerk who enciphers and deciphers messages
b :one who devises cryptographic methods or systems

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