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Pair

Trade between one cryptocurrency and another, for example; pair BTC/USDT

 

Paper wallet

A physical document containing your private key or seed phrase.

 

Passive Income

Is money produced from investments that don not require the earner to be involved.

 

Peer-to-Peer(p2p)

The decentralized interactions between parties in a distributed network, partitioning tasks or workloads between peers.

 

Phishing

When a scammer pretends to be a trusted institution or person to trick people into revealing sensitive information such as social securtiy numbers, passwords, banking details, etc. often through a malware link disguised as legitimate.

 

Phone Phishing

Also known as a telephone scam or vishing(voice phishing), refers to the practice of using fraudulent and malıcıous phone calls to extort Money pr sensitive information from victims.

 

Platform

Refers to the parent of blockchain of tokens. It may also refer to a cryptocurrency exchange on which you may trade cryptocurrencies.

 

Porfolio

A collection of cryptocurrencies or crpyo assets held by an investment company, hedge fund, financial institution or individual.

 

Pre-Sale

The sale of a cryptocurrency, ahead of it going public, to specific investors.

 

Price Impact

The diffence between market price and estimated price due to trade size.

 

Proof of Stake

A blockchain consensus mechanism in addition to Proof of work that maintains the integrity of blockchain.

 

Proof of work

A blockchain consensus mechanism involving computationally intensive puzzles to validate transactions and create new blocks.

 

Protocol

The set of rules that define interactions on a network, usually involving consensus, transaction validation, and network participation on a blockchain.

 

Public Address

A public address is the cryptographic hash of a public key, allowing the user to use it as an address to request for payment.

 

Public Key

A public key refers to series of alphanumeric characters used to encrypt plain text messages into ciphertext

 

Pump and Dump (P&D) Scheme

A form of fraud involving the artificial inflation of the price of a crypto curency with false and misleading positive statements.

 

Pyramid Scheme

A pyramid scheme is a scam with hierarcihal top-down structure.

 

Q

 

QR Code

A machine-readable label that shows information encoded into a graphical black and white pattern.

 

Quantum Computing

A computer that harnesses phenomena from quantum mechanics in order to perform much more efficient computations than older, classical computer technologies are capable of.

 

Rekt

A shorthand slang for “wrecked”, describing a bad loss in a trade.

 

 

Relative Strength Index (RSI)

a form of technical analysis that serves a momentum oscillator, measuring the speed and change of price movements.

 

Resistance(Line/Level)

The highest price level of an asset during a specific period.

 

Retargeting

a retargeting algorithm, also referred to as a difficulty adjustment algorithm, is used on proof of work blockchains, such as Bitcoin.

 

Reverse Indicator

revenue participation tokens are a two token system that uses one participation token and one payout token.

 

Road Map

is a high level visual summary that helps map out the vision as well as the direction of specific product.

 

Roger Ver

Roger Ver, also known as Bitcoin Jesus, has been a long term proponent of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash

 

Rug Pull

Is a type of scam where developers abandon a project and take their investors money.

 

Rust

Is a multi paradigm programming language, similar to C++

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