Meaning of CODED in English

CODED

1.

Coded messages have words or symbols which represent other words, so that the message is secret unless you know the system behind the code.

In a ~ telephone warning, Scotland Yard were told four bombs had been planted in the area.

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2.

If someone is using ~ language, they are expressing their opinion in an indirect way, usually because that opinion is likely to offend people.

It’s widely assumed that his lyrics were ~ references to homosexuality.

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3.

Coded electronic signals use a binary system of digits which can be de~ by an appropriate machine. (TECHNICAL)

The ~ signal is received by satellite dish aerials.

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