In cryptocurrencies, a recovery seed (or recovery sentence, recovery phrase, mnemonic or simply seed) is an ordered list of words which store all the information needed to recover a wallet. Keeping the recovery seed private and safe is key for long-term safety of user's cryptocurrency funds.
Trezor uses a public standard recovery seed with 12 or 24 words that is compatible with other wallets... TBD
Read more about recovery seed in the following blog posts:
- Learn about: Recovery seed
- Recovery Seed, PIN and Passphrase.
- A few tips on how to store your recovery seed.
See also: Passphrase (basic) - (advanced)