how to pronounce encryption


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encryption is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of encryption in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… that we in our lifetimes encryption will …”

meanings of encryption


  1. The process of obscuring information to make it unreadable without special knowledge, key files, or passwords.
  2. A ciphertext, a cryptogram, an encrypted value. Usually used with the preposition "of" followed by the value that is hidden in it.

encryption frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word encryption occurs in english on average 1.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics encryption can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that encryption can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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