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Definition of the adjective cryptic
What does cryptic mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more cryptic / most cryptic
- of an obscure nature
- having a secret or hidden meaning
- having a puzzling terseness
- example: a cryptic note
- similar: concise
Alternative definition of the adjective cryptic
- Having hidden meaning.
- Mystified or of an obscure nature.
- Involving use of code or cipher/cypher.
Definition of the noun cryptic
What does cryptic mean as a name of something?
- [informal] A cryptic crossword.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- genres: Thriller, Science Fiction, Supernatural
- released in (6 years ago)
"Cryptic" is a work written by Jack McDevitt.
- released in (32 years ago)
- award: - Nebula Award for Best Short Story nomination for Jack McDevitt
- "Cryptic" is the seventh full-length studio album by the Swedish death metal band Edge of Sanity, released on December 1, 1997 by Black Mark Productions. It is the only Edge of Sanity album in which Dan Swanö does not contribute. Guitarist, Andreas Axelsson hired a new vocalist in an attempt to keep the band together.
- "Cryptic" is a musical album of F.L.O..
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- "Cryptic" is a musical album of Roger Rotor.
- released in (15 years ago)
- "Cryptic" is a musical album of Here Come the Mummies.
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- "Cryptic" is a musical album of Mistress of the Dead.
- released in (9 years ago)
Cryptic is a musical group.
- album: "Once Holy Realm"
- Cryptic is a geologic time period.
- cryptic a.k.a. cripto, FRL-1, cryptic family 1 is a gene.
- read more about cripto, FRL-1, cryptic family 1
Phrases with Cryptic
- Cryptic Warbler
- Cryptic Frogfish
- Cryptic Antthrush
- Cryptic Chameleon
- Cryptic crossword
- Cryptic Kelp Crab
- cryptic coloration
- Cryptic Flycatcher
- Cryptic Fritillary
- Cryptic Forest Falcon
- Cryptic Teardrop Crab
- Cryptic Tadpole Shrimp
- Cryptic Burrowing Anemone
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cryptic
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Encyclopedia of toxicology (2005)
Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson
AlphacryptovirusAlphacryptovirus, type species, white clover cryptic virus , type species, white clover cryptic virus 1 (WCCV1) 1 (WCCV1) The segmented dsRNA genome (two RNAs of about 2.0 and 1.7 kbp, and possibly a third RNA in some ...
Cryptic : Anything hidden. 1) Structurally heterozygous individuals that are not identifiable as they do not show abnormal meiotic chromosome ...
by Michael Allaby, Chris Park
See also cryptic coloration. cryptic coloration (crypsis) A form of *camouflage, in which an animal has colouring and/or markings that make it difficult to detect against the background, as a protection against *predators. See also cryptic.
by Gurbachan Miglani
cryptic polymorphism: A type of polymorphism that is controlled by recessive genes. cryptic satellite: A satellite DNA sequence not identified as such by a separate peak on a density gradient; that is, it remains present in main-band DNA . cryptic ...
which have clues offering only one means of arriving at eachsolution, cryptic crossword clues usually have two. These are a definition and a secondary ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
crypsis See CRYPTIC COLORATION . crypt ...
by Albert G. Mackey
* CRYPTIC DEGREES The degrees of Royal and Select Master. Some modern ritualists have added to the list the Degree of ...
The Birdwatcher's Dictionary (2010)
by Peter Weaver
Cryptic Camouflaging. Cryptic colouration and patterning of ADULT birds, eggs and young is well seen in many ground-nesting SPECIES, for example the Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula and the Woodcock Scolopax ruslicola. The term ...
by Augustus ROW
Cryptic Masonry. —Cryptic, from the Latin word crypticus, signifying concealed or subterraneous.
by Julius M. Cruse, Robert E. Lewis
To render immunoglobulin molecules less immunogenic in a heterolo- gous recipient, they may be treated with pepsin to remove cryptic T cell epitopes. The dominant epitopes are most efficiently processed and presented from native antigen.
A Dictionary of Genetics (2006)
by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela Khipple Mulligan
Cryptic coloration is a form of camouflage that makes the species inconspicuous against its natural backgrounds. Behavioral crypsis includes stealthy movements and unflinching inactivity when a predator is nearby. See adaptive melanism.
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Andreas Manessinger, manessinger.com, Creative Commons BY-SA
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Missing a few letters here....
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In the crypt of Canterbury cathedral [0171-0032]
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- Cryptic Wosog
Crypt of Les Invalides
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- Cryptic View
Captured through the copper and glass doors of an old stone crypt in Petrolia, Canada
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- Cryptic Barklouse
Lichenomima sp. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.
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- Cryptic Mantis (Sibylla pretiosa)
Skukuza Nursery, Kruger NP, SOUTH AFRICA
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- Cryptic roof
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- Cryptic McDonalds diagram
(notice the jumping Ronald)
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- Cryptic Sponge Shrimp (Galastorcaris paronae)
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
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- Cryptic symbols
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- Threat Cryptic region
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- The invasion Cryptic region
( view on black )...
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- Cryptic Consultation
"OK, has anyone figured this out yet?"
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- Cryptic Meaning
Video shows what cryptic means. Having hidden meaning.. Mystified or of an obscure nature.. Involving use of code or cipher/cypher.. Cryptic Meaning. How to ...
- Online Tech Webinar: Removing the "Cryptic" from Encryption: HIPAA and the Meaning of Secure PHI
Brian Balow of Dickinson Wright and April Sage of Online Tech discuss the HIPAA Breach Notification Rule and the implementation of HHS encryption standards ...
- Cryptic Clues For You To Answer - ESL British English Pronunciation
- Cryptic Clues - Find The Answer - ESL British English Pronunciation
- CLIP Formula Free Statistics 101: A Typical Cryptic Description
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Research Unit presents: Statistics 101: Formula Free Statistics Faculty: Nick Barrowman, PhD At the ...
- The Cryptic Language Comercial
- The Y.K. Dictionary - Cryptic
- Cryptic LPs | Pokemon HeartGold | Episode #18 (Check Description)
- Cryptic staff check description of the video please
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Quotes about Cryptic
The drawing of the blinded sight
Close them hide hold disguise
Folded cryptic open veiled
What see to see too much of the light
Mortal whirled too much of the world
Unseen closed immortal healed
Sometimes caved means to be saved (Miroslava Odalovic)
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Scrabble value of C3R1Y4P3T1I1C3
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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