# Cipher Definition

Noun: cipher sI-fu(r)

- A message written in a secret code

- cypher

- A mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number

- zero, 0, nought [Brit], cypher, naught [N. Amer]

- No amount at all; something of no value or importance

- nothing, nil, nix, nada [N. Amer], null, aught [archaic], cypher, goose egg [N. Amer], naught [N. Amer], zero, zilch, zip, zippo [N. Amer], nought [Brit]

- A person of no influence

- cypher, nobody, nonentity

- A secret method of writing

- cypher, cryptograph, secret code

- Convert ordinary language into code

- code, encipher, cypher, encrypt, inscribe, write in code

- (mathematics) make a mathematical calculation or computation

- calculate, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure [N. Amer]

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