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code name

An internal name given to a product under development. For example, Chicago was the code name for Windows 95; Merced was the code name for Intel's Itanium chip.
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He's a former investigative journalist in "Der Spiegel", a German media outlet, and he said that SIMO, he did not put it in the article, but he said that SIMO means 'Special intelligence methods organization" and this is a cryptonym of CIA according to his source.
50) "August-in-a" also encrypts a desire to see England in-nocent of the bloodstains of Empire, for "yon eng-in-e's roar" is an etymological cryptonym of the "distorted" inventive power that drives the Imperial art of war: an English perversion of in-genium Byron despises (I.
A "strong" contradiction overdetermines Byron's cryptonym for an idealized Albionic Imperialism, for "Albania" also encrypts a resistant Celtic alterity--the Scottish strain pulsing through his veins--"Which of himselfe Albania [i.
Andrew Fernandes, chief scientist at the Cryptonym Corporation in Ontario said he found the key, which gives back door access to Windows 9X, Windows NT and Windows 2000, while investigating NT4 security breaches.
In response to the Marches' curious inquiries about this cryptonym, he inscribes chalk marks on the ship's planks - a cipher that he decodes as the "M'm," which he insists "have no name" (167).
Given this potential multivalence, the unnameable "m'm m'm m'm" conflates the idiomatic expression, "mum's the word," with notions of concealment and mother; hence, as the March children reveal the "new game" to their mother, they phonetically and syntactically link her name with this cryptonym of suppression and deception: "M'm m'm m'm, mummy" (169).
As Warsaw suffers and crumbles, as he himself walks toward his fiery doom, the narrator even learns the meaning of a mysterious cryptonym, SBFTHRO: the Secret Banquet For The Highest-Ruling Officials, a sumptuous feast conducted within hidden subterranean chambers while the people of Warsaw live with constant scarcity.
The Central Intelligence Agency's current cryptonym for itself in classified message traffic is PNINFINITE.
Andrew Fernandes, chief scientist at Canadian security company Cryptonym Corp, issued a report on Friday claiming that he had come across a digital "signing key" labeled "NSA key" in Windows NT - giving potential access to email and other information, such as financial records.
and the Head of the First Chief Directorate and his cryptonyms constantly revised.