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decode

[dē′kōd]
(communications)
To translate coded characters into a more understandable form.

decode

(cryptography)
To apply decryption.

decode

(1) To convert coded data back into its original form. Contrast with encode.

(2) See decrypt.
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In the DI decoding program, these components are organized into comprehensive teaching lessons.
Stephenson forces readers to see cryptography (the creation of ciphertexts) and cryptanalysis (the decoding of such texts) - as something that's not only comprehensible by ordinary people but also something that each of us is, in some sense, born to do.
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aacPlus v2 decoder: implements MPEG-4 aacPlus v2 decoding compliant with ISO/IEC 14496-3 and the 3GPP specification for Enhanced aacPlus, supporting AAC, PS (Parametric Stereo), and SBR (Spectral Band Replication) in mono, stereo and multichannel configurations.
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Features a companion website containing additional research results including new constructions of LDPC codes, joint error-control coding and synchronization, Reed-Muller codes and their list decoding
264 (AVC), VC-1 and MPEG-2, but also supports multi-stream decoding of any format, up to the equivalent of two simultaneous high-definition streams, along with full-screen graphics.