modulo

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈmɒdjʊləʊ/

Preposition[change]

Preposition
modulo

  1. (mathematics) Given a specified modulus of.
    21 and 84 are congruent to each other modulo 9, since both numbers leave the same remainder, 3, when divided by 9.
    Thus 21 modulo 9 is 3 - because when 21 is divided by 9, the remainder is 3.

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