# Moduli

[moj-uh-luh s] /ˈmɒdʒ ə ləs/

**noun**, plural moduli

[moj-uh-ahy] /ˈmɒdʒ ə aɪ/ (Show IPA)

1.

Physics. a coefficient pertaining to a physical property.

2.

Mathematics.

/ˈmɒdjʊləs/

**noun** (pl) -li (-ˌlaɪ)

1.

(physics) a coefficient expressing a specified property of a specified substance See bulk modulus, modulus of rigidity, Young’s modulus

2.

(maths) the absolute value of a complex number See absolute value

3.

(maths) the number by which a logarithm to one base is multiplied to give the corresponding logarithm to another base

4.

(maths) an integer that can be divided exactly into the difference between two other integers: 7 is a modulus of 25 and 11 See also congruence (sense 2)

modulus

(mŏj’ə-ləs)

Plural moduli (mŏj’ə-lī’)

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