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verb [transitive] decode pronunciation in British English /diːˈkəʊd/
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present tense
present participledecoding
past tensedecoded
past participledecoded
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  1. 2
    computing if a computer decodes information, it changes it into a form that you can understand
  2. 4
    linguistics to understand the meaning of a word, especially in a foreign language, without being able to encode it (=use it correctly in a sentence of your own)


a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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