20 Blockchain Words You Should Know

If you’re digging into cryptocurrencies, I’ve picked out my top 20 blockchain words you should know.

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While each of these terms can be found in the Decryptionary Dictionary, a short definition can also be found by putting your mouse over any word. A complete definition can be found by click on a term.

I highly recommend you click on each entry so you can get a complete understanding of all these common terms.

  1. Block
  2. Blockchain
  3. Sidechain
  4. Centralized
  5. Decentralized
  6. Distributed
  7. Distributed Ledger
  8. Sharding
  9. Peer to Peer
  10. Fork
  11. Hardfork
  12. Softfork
  13. Software Fork
  14. Orphan
  15. Node
  16. Full Node
  17. Input
  18. Output
  19. Permissionless
  20. Trustless

Be sure to also check out the 25 Common Cryptocurrency Words You Should Know.