Cryptionary

Top 112 crypto terms to know

b

Bagholder

trading

Everyone holding onto crypto assets.

BCC

meme, scam

Bitconneeeeeeeeeect!

Bearish

investing

When the market trend is negative and prices are dropping over a prolonged period.

Big Blocker

person, concept

An individual who believes in increasing the block size above 1MB to keep fees low.

Bit

unit

1/1,000,000 of a bitcoin, or 100 satoshis.

Bitcoin | BTC

coin, btc

Bitcoin (BTC) is the primary peer to peer electronic ledger. It is the blockchain with the most security and hashpower.

Bitcoin Cash | BCH

coin, bch

Peer to peer electronic cash system.

Block

mining, blockchain, security

A set of transactions confirmed on the blockchain. Each block builds upon the block before it.

Block Height

blockchain

Number of blocks between the target and genesis blocks. Each confirmation increases the block height by 1.

Block Reward

mining, distribution

Coins awarded to a miner for discovering a block solution.

Blockchain

concept, blockchain

Peer-to-peer, distributed ledger comprised of a continuous chain of blocks, where each block builds upon the block before it.

Bullish

investing

When market sentiment is positive and the price is in an upward trend.

Burn

concept

Destruction of a crypto asset, either on purpose or by mistake.

Buy High Sell Low

strategy, meme

Buy an asset at a high value, sell it at a low value. Very common strategy.

Buy Low Sell High

strategy, meme

Buy an asset at a low value, sell it at a high value. Very rare strategy.

Buy The Dip | BTD

strategy, meme

An accumulation strategy of buying a coin after a sudden price decrease.

* All terms and definitions may change as the Cryptionary improves