deciphering alphabet

noun

Definition of deciphering alphabet

: a substitution alphabet with its cipher component in normal alphabetic order — see alphabet sense 1j, conjugate alphabet

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History and Etymology for deciphering alphabet

deciphering from gerund of decipher entry 1

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“Deciphering alphabet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deciphering%20alphabet. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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