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decrypt in Computers topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdecryptde‧crypt /diːˈkrɪpt/ verb [transitive]  to change a message or information on a computer back into a form that can be read, when someone has sent it to you in a type of computer codeencrypt Only certain employees will be able to decrypt sensitive documents.decryption /diːˈkrɪpʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
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decryptThe public key is used to decrypt information at the receiver and is not kept secret.Second, it intercepts every communication it can, from friend or foe, and tries to decrypt it.Depending on circumstances, it can often decrypt scrambled data, for a fee, of course.B uses the secret private key to decrypt the message and read it.If the key was properly computed, the user can decrypt the message.