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NOUN (1)

1. the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text;
- Example: "a secret key or password is required for decryption"
[syn: decoding, decryption, decipherment]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

decryption n 1: the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text; "a secret key or password is required for decryption" [syn: decoding, decryption, decipherment]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

decryption Any procedure used in cryptography to convert ciphertext (encrypted data) into plaintext. (1995-05-10)