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cryptology

[krip′täl·ə·jē]
(communications)
The science of preparing messages in forms which are intended to be unintelligible to those not privy to the secrets of the form, and of deciphering such messages.

cryptology

The study of cryptography and cryptanalysis.

cryptology

The science of developing secret codes and/or the use of those codes in encryption systems. See cryptography.
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It doesn't take a cryptologist to figure out that the discount store class of trade has got a few dirty little secrets of its own that it doesn't want to get out.
He escapes with cryptologist Sophie Neveu (Audrey Tautou), the dead man's granddaughter, and together they try to get to the bottom of a centuries-old conspiracy involving the Catholic Church and Leonardo Da Vinci.
Working alongside Sauniere's granddaughter, cryptologist Sophie Neveu (Tautou), Robert begins to solve the devilish conundrum and realises that the secret lies in the work of Leonardo Da Vinci.
Before his death Sauniere left behind evidence found in Leonardo Da Vinci's works with the curator's nephew Sophie Neveu; a Cryptologist, Langdon finds himself on a precarious trail that leads to the Holly Grail.
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