# modulo

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### Pronunciation[change]

- IPA: /ˈmɒdjʊləʊ/

## Preposition[change]

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*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.