[moj-uh-loh] /ˈmɒdʒ əˌloʊ/
with respect to a modulus:
6 is congruent to 11, modulo 5.
With respect to a specified modulus. Eighteen is congruent to 42 modulo 12 because both 18 and 42 leave 6 as remainder when divided by 12.
1. modular arithmetic.
2. modulo operator.
- Modulo arithmetic
- Modulo operator
mathematics (mod) The operator that returns the remainder after integer division of its first argument by its second. Written as “%” in C and some other languages. Where the second argument is a power of two, the result can be calculated much more quickly using bitwise and with the appropriate bit-mask. (1999-07-12)
[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 […]
noun, Physics. 1. . noun 1. a modulus of elasticity equal to the ratio of the tangential force per unit area to the resulting angular deformation G