List of all the Tron & Cryptocurrency Terms you need to know.

TermDescription
AirdropAn airdrop is a spread of a cryptocoin, so in fact free cryptocoins are given away. In return, you are often asked to perform a number of tasks, such as deploying your network (your social media and your crypto friends) to tell others about the airdrop and token. In exchange for promotion, you will receive a number of coins.
AltcoinAll other tokens then Bitcoin are grouped together under the category altcoins. Such as Tron, Ethereum, Ripple.
APIa set of functions and procedures allowing the creation of applications that access the features or data of an operating system, application, or other service.
AssetAn Asset is used as another word for the tokens that u own. So the asset of TRON is TRX.
ATHAll Time High, the highest price a token has reached on the market.
BandwithBandwith allows u to to perform actions on the TRON Blockchain without paying any gas fees. So if u have bandwith u can do a transaction without paying TRX for it.
BearishA negative price movement of the price of a cryptocurrency.
BlockBlocks contain the digital records of transactions. A complete block consists of the magic number,
block size, block header, transaction counter, and transaction data.
BlockchainSimple said, blockchain is a decentralized and public ledger that is used to record data. U can compare it the best to a (cash) register
Block HeaderA block header is part of a block. TRON block headers contain the previous block’s hash, the Merkle root, timestamp, version, and witness address.
Block RewardThe reward a SR candidates gets for the block production. Super Representatives can
claim their rewards on Tronscan or through the API directly.
BrokerA company that buys cryptocurrencies on the market and sells them directly to others. At brokers u can buy tokens directly.
BullishA positive price movement of the price of a cryptocurrency.
DAppsDApps are decentralized applications, that run on a network of computers or in this case the blockchain, with using a smart-contract to remove a third-party and ensure the decentralized character of the app. In simple words, it’s a service, game or any other app that uses the blockchain.
ExchangeA platform where u can buy and sell tokens. Buyers and sellers can place offers on the platform and trade successfully.
FIATCurrency offered by the Government, such as US dollar or EURO.
FOMOFear Of Missing Out. The overwhelming sensation that you need to get on the train when the price of something starts to skyrocket.
FUDFear, Uncertainty, and Doubt. Baseless negativity spread intentionally by someone that wants the price of something to drop.
GoSeeditA payment system for the Tron blockchain that allows people to send and trade tokens on social media platforms like Twitter and Telegram.
Hardware walletA device, which looks like a USB and has the ability to store your currencies safely offline.
Hodl"Holding" a coin. Hodl is based on a person who accidentally mistyped the world holding. Since then it's generally adopted as the word to tell that u are holding coins.
ICOA crowdsale mechanism to finance the start of a token / blockchain project.
Justin SunThe CEO of the Tron Foundation and BitTorrent.
KYCIdentification process where you have to submit your personal data and an ID / Driver's License to be eligible for receiving a token or trading on a platform.
LAMBOThe Lamborghini was the first car that u could buy with Bitcoin. Now it's used as a crypto sentence, something people are saving for.
NodeA computer that possesses a copy of the blockchain and is working to maintain it.
Private KeyThe password to get access to your wallet and be able to send funds from your wallet to another address. U don’t share this with others, and always make a double back up safely. [Like your password from your Bank account]
Public Wallet AddressThe address of your wallet, that u can share with others so they can send tokens to your address [Like your Bank account number]
Pump and DumpThe recurring cycle of an altcoin getting a ton of attention, leading to a fast price increase, and then of course followed by a huge crash.
ROIReturn on Investment. The percentage of how much money has been made compared to an initial investment. For example 100% ROI means, that u doubled your money.
Tron Wallet A secure digital wallet used to store, send and receive your TRX and others TRC10 and TRC20 tokens.
ScalabilityIt is the capability of – in this case – the Tron Network to handle a growing amount of work or its potential to be enlarged to accommodate that growth. In other words it’s the capability of the Tron Network to fast handle all the transactions.
Software walletStorage for crypto-currency that exists purely as software files on a computer. Software wallets can be generated for free from a variety of sources. MyEtherWallet (MEW) is one of the popular. (more on MEW below)
Smart-contractA smart contract, also known as a cryptocontract , is a computer program that directly controls the transfer of digital currencies or assets between parties under certain conditions.
SRSuper Representative, a candidate who has been chosen by the Tron Community to represent them in the decision making. It's a election where the Tron Community can vote and earn rewards for doing this.
Stable coinA cryptocurrency with extremely low volatility that can be used to trade against the overall market. Such as TETHER.
SUNSUN replaced drop as the smallest unit of TRX. 1 TRX = 1,000,000 SUN.
TATechnical Analysis, the process of examining charts with different indication to do an educated guess of the future price movement.
ThroughputHigh throughput is a feature of TRON Mainnet. It is measured in Transactions Per Second (TPS), namely the maximum transaction capacity in one second.
TPSTransactions per second
TimestampThe approximate time of block production is recorded as Unix timestamp, which is the number ofmilliseconds that have elapsed since 00:00:00 01 Jan 1970 UTC.
To the moonAlso a crypto quote that is used as a word for future price movement. "Tron is going to the Moon" which means that Tron will reach high prices.
TRC10A standard of crypto token on TRON platform. Certain rules and interfaces are required to follow
when holding an initial coin offering on TRON blockchain.
TRC20TRC‌-20 is a technical standard used for smart contracts on the TRON blockchain for implementing tokens with the TRON Virtual Machine (TVM).
Tron Virtual Machine (TVM)TRON Virtual Machine (TVM) is a lightweight, Turing complete virtual machine developed for the TRON's ecosystem. Its goal is to provide millions of global developers with a custom-built blockchain system that is efficient, convenient, stable, secure and scalable.
TRXTRX stands for Tronix, which is the official cryptocurrency of TRON.
WhaleSomeone that holds a crazy high amount of tokens. It's often used as the reason for sudden price movement "The whales are selling again".

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