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ciphering

noun

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the act or process of performing mathematical operations to find a value
  • he wasn't very good at ciphering, but he had excellent language skills

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ciphering

verb
present participle of cipher

Synonyms of ciphering (Entry 2 of 2)

to determine (a value) by doing the necessary mathematical operations
  • were surprised by how much we had spent on the cruise after we had ciphered out the grand total

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“Ciphering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ciphering. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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