One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the information may be given in cipher’
code, secret writing
coded message, cryptograph, cryptogram
2‘he has spent most of his working life as a cipher’
nobody, nonentity, nothing, non-person, unimportant person, person of no account
3‘a row of ciphers’
zero, nought, nil, 0
numeral, number, integer, figure, digit
character, symbol, sign
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