Umbrella-term meaning

A term used to cover a wide-ranging subject rather than one specific item. In many cases, umbrella terms are more marketing oriented than technical. Umbrella terms might be buzzwords for a while, but they often fade into the woodwork. See buzzword.
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A term used to cover a broad category of functions rather than a single specific item.

“Cryptology" is an umbrella term that encompasses cryptography and cryptanalysis.

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