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English definition of “encrypt”


verb [T]     /ɪnˈkrɪpt/
to change electronic information into a secret system of letters, numbers, or symbols: The email is encrypted, so you need to enter a password to read it.Codes and decodingSigns, signals and symbolsOperating computers
encryption noun [U]
(Definition of encrypt verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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