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# modulo

The most important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.
Sir William Bragg

## English

Wikipedia

### 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.

### Noun

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

## Italian

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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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