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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] modulō, ablative of modulus (a measure).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmɒdjʊləʊ/

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.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Except for differences accounted for by.
    "A is the same as B modulo C" means A is the same as B except for differences accounted for by C.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) With due allowance for (a specified exception or particular detail).
    The "tail recursion modulo cons" technique allows functions that would be tail recursive but for a cons call to be transformed into a tail recursive form.
    All mammals, modulo the monotremes, give birth to live young.

Translations

Noun

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Singular
modulo

Plural
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modulo (-)
  1. (computing) the operation or function that returns the remainder of one number divided by another

See also


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Noun

modulo m. (plural moduli)

  1. form
  2. unit, module
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) modulus
  4. (astronomy) module

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Verb

modulo

  1. First-person singular present tense of modulare.

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