decode decode  /dɪ ˈkoʊd/


  • (v) convert code into ordinary language



  1. May 1998 Craig Venter announces ambitious plans to decode the entire human genome by 2001.
  2. We can decode their signals of distress or read a million messages into their first smile.
  3. Here's how to decode the buzzwords and blaze your own trail through the tangle of websites.


  1. Jigglevision: Send Secret Messages With Jell-O

    Jigglevision is not some variation on beer goggles. It’s a new way to decode secret messages from Jell-O. Forget encrypted code. The latest spy tool comes from Jell-O. The brand and agency CP+B created a way to send secret messages using--you guessed it--Jell-O. Just go to the brand’s Facebook page , type in a 130-character message, and then share the link with a friend. To read the message ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

  2. What Is Miley Cyrus Really Singing About On 'We Can't Stop'?

    MTV News has producer Mike Will Made It decode Cyrus' lyrics.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: MTV

  3. Most popular baby names from last decade decoded

    Names can provide a clue to a person's background. And, with certain names come certain preconceptions. But could a parent's choice of name for their child be influenced by evolution? Scientists analyzed the most popular baby names from the last decade to decode the link between the sounds in a name and the sex, in a new article.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Science Daily


  1. "We are in the process of creating a smaller, leaner Decode that will devote its efforts and resources to one line of business," Kari Stefansson, CEO of Decode, said in a statement. "We have created a unique and growing portfolio of...
    on Oct 15, 2008 By: Kari Stefansson Source: GenomeWeb News (registration)

  2. "If we can decode their content, these earliest voices of Mesoamerican civilisation will speak to us today," said Houston.
    on Sep 14, 2006 By: Stephen Houston Source: Cosmos

  3. "We've been forced to decode the errors in IE and try to duplicate its rendering mode," said Lie, so sites look good when viewed in Opera.
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: HÃ¥kon Wium Lie Source: Computerworld

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