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cryptography

(krip-tog′ră-fē) [ crypt- + -graphy]
The science and techniques of concealing or disguising information through encoding and decoding. In the health professions cryptography is used to ensure the confidentiality of medical records.
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Cryptologists assigned to the newly formed Air Force Security Service (AFSS) complemented the basic crew of these reconnaissance flights monitoring Soviet voice communications.
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The action revolves around Langdon and a French cryptologist, the murder victim's granddaughter, Sophie Neveu.
Neither the likenesses nor voices of Tom Hanks and Audrey Tautou were used for symbologist Robert Langdon and French cryptologist Sophie Neveu.
He escapes with cryptologist Sophie Neveu (Audrey Tautou), the dead man's granddaughter, and together they try to get to the bottom of a centuries-old conspiracy involving the Catholic Church and Leonardo Da Vinci.
Working alongside Sauniere's granddaughter, cryptologist Sophie Neveu (Tautou), Robert begins to solve the devilish conundrum and realises that the secret lies in the work of Leonardo Da Vinci.
It doesn't take a cryptologist to figure out that the discount store class of trade has got a few dirty little secrets of its own that it doesn't want to get out.
Before his death Sauniere left behind evidence found in Leonardo Da Vinci's works with the curator's nephew Sophie Neveu; a Cryptologist, Langdon finds himself on a precarious trail that leads to the Holly Grail.With a murderous monk-like albino, working for a Christian prelacy called Opus Dei, and the Direction Centrale Police Judiciaire (the French judicial police) chasing him, Langdon finds himself desperately seeking to unravel the clues Sauniere left behind to prove that he and Neveu are innocent.The book is not a scathing attack on the person of Christ, as many might think.
The 29-year-old was competing with Underworld babe Kate Beckinsale and Braveheart's Sophie Marceau for the part of feisty Sophie Neveu, the cryptologist who helps uncover the mystery of the Grail.
Cryptologist Sophie Neveu, played by actress Audrey Tatou, finds out her murdered grandfather was involved in the Priory of Sion, a secret society which holds the 'truth' that Jesus had a child with Mary Magdalene.
But being an internationally known symbologist, cryptologist, and ornithologist, my chances of having a quiet trip to London, Paris, Brussels, Rotterdam, and Cologne seemed about as probable as distinguishing a female mallard from a female black duck from 50 yards.
Filby (a world-renowned scholar, bibliographer, cryptologist, and genealogist) is once again available.
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