Meaning of decryption in English:


Pronunciation /diːˈkrɪpʃ(ə)n/

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‘The result is that sender and receiver end up with an identical randomly generated number, used as the cryptographic key, that can be used for the encryption and subsequent decryption of data.’
  • ‘But he's just as excited describing decryption as he is about his first surfing trip to the Pacific…’
  • ‘There are even better encryption techniques that are asymmetric, that is, the keys used for encryption and decryption are not the same.’
  • ‘The security module authorizes these programs for decryption.’
  • ‘A common means of modern encryption is a one-way system in which encryption is easy but decryption is computationally impractical.’