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the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text

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Giving the fact that none of the theories proposed was accepted as being a valid decipherment of the Voynich Manuscript, people started to believe that it could be a hoax.
While the poetic event as an "immanent emergence" (of meaning or truth) need not imply prophesy, it does imply a sort of singularity which would prohibit any interpretation coming from "outside itself" (from outside the poem itself), and thus we think again of Foucault's idea that the modern poetic utterance (enonce, announcement) "inscribes in itself its own principle of decipherment" ("Madness" 297).
The Riddle of the Labyrinth comprises three parts, one for each of the three individuals most crucial to the decipherment: Arthur Evans himself, "The Digger"; Alice Kober, "The Detective"; and Michael Ventris, "The Architect," who finally cracked the code.
First, the artist has chosen this precise scene because it confronts viewers with the type of griphos or 'riddle' so prevalent at the symposium, whose decipherment depends on recognizing the semantic uncertainty and doubleness of the terms that the puzzle includes.
One of the finest scientific accomplishments of the last century was the decipherment of ancient Mayan texts chronicling events during the height of the Maya civilization, when their cities spread across parts of Mexico, Guatemala, Belize and El Salvador.
The Number and the Siren: A Decipherment of Ma11armes "Coup de des," by Quentin Meillassoux.
Around 1914 the simple cipher FIESTA ALFALFA could admit only one decipherment: TRIPLE ENTENTE.
This year is the 190th anniversary of the first decipherment of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs by French scholar Jean-Francois Champollion.
Allen, "The decipherment of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic writing is one of the great success stories of modern archaeology.
On one staircase block, anthropologist David Stuart of the University of Texas at Austin, who led the decipherment of the text, recognized a commemoration of a visit in 696 to La Corona by the ruler of Calakmul, a Maya site in what's now southern Mexico.
Argiro's ingenious decipherment of encrypted forms of behavior brings into view what has been hidden; does it leave anything else unspoken for?
After decipherment, users can convert any Blu-ray movie to MKV format.
For example, writing in 1973, more than a decade before the discovery of the Laguna copperplate inscription (LCI) in 1989 and its decipherment by Antoon Postma in 1990, (2) the palaeographer and Sanskrit expert Juan Francisco wrote that, 'pending discovery of further proofs, let it be considered that this inscription carries the burden of archaeological proof of ancient Philippine writing'.
For James, Sinclair's idiosyncratic style is crucial to the reader's "decipherment of urban space" (80), but never allows the reader to become so immersed in spatial depiction as to overlook more critical issues of social and economic atrophy.
This results in an experience of reality that is "the mere decipherment of messages by the eyes" (286).