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Glossary

Think Long Term (TLT)

A mindset where you have a longer-term investment horizon of months to years.

This is Gentlemen

Originally an error in writing the full “This is it, gentlemen”. It is now used as an introduction for good news.

Ticker

An abbreviation used to uniquely identify cryptocurrencies. *see Symbol.

Timelock / Locktime

A condition for a transaction to only be processed at a certain time or block on the blockchain.

Timestamp

A form of identification for when a certain transaction occurred, usually with date and time of day and accurate to fractions of a second.

Token

A digital unit designed with utility in mind, providing access and use of a larger cryptoeconomic system. It does not have store of value on its own, but are made so that software can be developed around it.

Token Generation Event

The time at which a token is issued.

Tokenize

The process by which real-world assets are turned into something of digital value called a token, often subsequently able to offer ownership of parts of this asset to different owners.

Tor

Tor is free software for enabling anonymous communication. The name is derived from an acronym for the original software project name "The Onion Router". It consists of a network of volunteer relays to conceal users’ location and usage.

Total Supply

The total amount of coins in existence right now, minus any coins that have been verifiably burned. *see Circulating Supply and Max Supply.