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root key

The public/private key pair generated by the certificate authority (CA). See digital certificate and PKI.



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ROMableroot kit
roman typeroot level
ROMBroot mean square
room assistantroot permissions
roomwareroot server
rootroot user
root accessroot zone
root directoryrooted
root domainrooted device
root folderrooting

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