- a device for writing or solving cryptograms
- See cryptogram.
- A system of secret or cipher writing; a cipher.
- a. A device for translating plaintext into ciphertext.b. A device for deciphering codes and ciphers.
transitive verbcryp·to·graphed, cryp·to·graph·ing, cryp·to·graphs
To write (a message, for example) in code or cipher.
(third-person singular simple present cryptographs, present participle cryptographing, simple past and past participle cryptographed)
- (rare) To write text using a code or cipher.
crypto- + -graph