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Ivan Irakoze
A technique that allows for multiple payments to be included in a single on-chain transaction. Hence reducing transaction fees.
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Block

Olga Hryniuk
A set of validated transactions on the network. Blocks contain cryptographic information from previous blocks, and also new transaction data.
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Block explorer

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A web-based tool or application that allows users to explore and navigate a blockchain network. It provides a user-friendly interface to search, view, and retrieve information about transactions, blocks, addresses, and other data recorded on the blockchain. On the Cardano blockchain we can use block explorers like explorer.cardano.org, cardanoscan.io, and c...
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Block header

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A data structure that contains essential information about a block in a blockchain. It serves as a summary or metadata for the block and is typically located at the beginning of each block. The block header includes several important components: version, previous block hash, merkle root, timestamp, and nonce (for proof of work chains).
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Block height

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Refers to the numerical value assigned to a specific block within a blockchain. The value represents the position of a block in the blockchain's linear sequence or chain of blocks.
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Block propagation

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Typically refers to the process of transmitting newly created blocks to all nodes on the network so that they can validate and add the block to their copy of the blockchain. Efficient block propagation is important for the overall performance and security of a blockchain network. On the Cardano blockchain, the propagation time should be less than 1 second t...
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Block reward

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Typically seen in proof of work (PoW) blockchains, block reward refers to the incentive given to miners who successfully mine a new block and add it to the blockchain. It is the primary motivation for miners to dedicate computational power and resources to the process of mining.
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Block size

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Block size refers to the maximum amount of data that can be included in a single block of a blockchain. The block size is typically measured in bytes and serves as an important parameter in blockchain protocols. It determines the maximum number of transactions or the total size of data that can be included in a block. At the time of writing, the block size ...
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Block time

Olga Hryniuk
The average time between blocks. In early 2022, Ethereum’s block time was  12-14 seconds, Cardano’s 20 seconds, and Bitcoin’s 10 minutes.
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BlockTree

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BlockTree is the pioneer in applying verification technology to reforestation efforts in Asia by using NFT minted on Cardano, ensuring trust, transparency, and traceability between Sponsors and Planters.
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Blockademia

Marin K
A DApp project on Cardano that enables users to verify authenticity of any previously published document or digital file. Blockademia writes a hash of the published document in a Cardano transaction, so the published hash stays on the blockchain and enables users to quickly and easily check if any file is original or if it has been tampered with. Blockademi...
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Blockchain bridge

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A protocol or platform that allows tokens to be ported from one blockchain to another, where they can be used for payments or to interact with decentralized applications (DApps). Blockchain bridges facilitate chain interoperability and can be either bidirectional or unidirectional. Tokens are locked on their native chain by either sending them to a smart con...
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Bootstrapping

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Refers to the process of initializing and establishing a new blockchain network or node. It involves setting up the necessary infrastructure, protocols, and consensus mechanisms to enable the network to function and grow. The settings include: Genesis block creation, network initialization, consensus algorithm setup, blockchain synchronization, block verific...
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Bulletproof

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Bulletproofs form part of the family of distinct Zero-knowledge Proof systems, such as Zero-Knowledge Succinct Non-Interactive Arguments of Knowledge (zk-SNARK); Succinct Transparent ARgument of Knowledge (STARK); and Zero Knowledge Prover and Verifier for Boolean Circuits (ZKBoo). Zero-knowledge proofs are designed so that a prover is able to indirectly ver...
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Byron

Olga Hryniuk
The first phase of Cardano development focused on implementing the core transactional platform and community growth. Byron implemented the Ouroboros proof-of-stake consensus protocol.
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CFD

Olga Hryniuk
Contract for difference. Part of a wider group of trading products known as derivatives, they are a popular method of trading stocks, bonds, and commodities.
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CIP

Olga Hryniuk
Cardano improvement proposal. Any ada holder can suggest an improvement to Cardano. CIPs are community-reviewed; proposals and their history are maintained on the Cardano Foundation’s CIP GitHub repository.
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CLI

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CLI - Command-Line Interface. It is a text-based interface used to interact with a computer program or operating system by typing commands into a terminal or command prompt.
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Cardano

Olga Hryniuk
An open-source permissionless blockchain platform built on the Ouroboros proof-of-stake protocol. Cardano was launched in 2017 to address issues with earlier blockchains such as high energy use, limited interoperability, and scalability challenges. Cardano is being developed in five phases: Byron (completed 2019), Shelley (decentralization, 2020), Goguen (sm...
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Cardano Cube

Cardano Cube
An online explorer that shows you all the projects and DApps building on the Cardano blockchain. Use the Cardano Cube interactive ecosystem map to get a quick overview of all the projects.
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