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cryp•to



Pronunciation: (krip'tō), [key]
n., pl. -tos,
adj.


n.
a person who secretly supports or adheres to a group, party, or belief.

adj.
secret or hidden; not publicly admitted: a crypto Nazi.

crypto-




a combining form meaning “hidden,” “secret,” used in the formation of compound words: cryptograph.

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