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Etymology

From Middle French module, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] modulus

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
module

Plural
{{{1}}}

module ({{{1}}})
  1. A self-contained component of a system, often interchangeable, which has a well-defined interface to the other components.
  2. (architecture) A standard unit of measure used for determining the proportions of a building.
  3. (computing) A section of a program; a subroutine.
  4. A unit of education covering a single topic.
  5. A pre-prepared adventure scenario with related materials for a role-playing game.
  6. (mathematics) An abelian group.

K-module, module over K

  1. (mathematics) An algebraic structure which behaves just like a vector space over a field F, except that F is replaced by K, a commutative ring with unit.
    Any module extends easily into a <math>\mathbb{Z}</math>-module.

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] modulus.

Noun

Singular
module

Plural
m

module (m)
  1. module

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