Pronunciation: /ˈtɛm plɪt/ ?

A template is a pattern used as a guide in making something accurately. In encryption, a template can be used as a key to write a message in such a way that only someone with an identical template is likely to decrypt the message.


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2008-09-15: Added 'More Information' (McAdams, David.)
2007-07-12: Initial version (McAdams, David.)

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