CypherText


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial.

CypherText

(language)
An interactive language for text formatting and typesetting.

["CypherText: An Extensible Composing and Typesetting Language", C.G. Moore et al, Proc FJCC 37, AFIPS (Fall 1970)].
References in periodicals archive ?
C[epsilon] : cyphertext of the new buyer's watermark
In theory, only the person or machine doing the scrambling and the recipient of the cyphertext know how to decrypt or unscramble the data since it will have been encrypted using an agreed-upon set of keys.
This process is called encryption and the resulting message is called the cyphertext version of the plaintext message.