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Modulus

Modulus

WordNet



noun


(1)   (physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance
(2)   The absolute value of a complex number
(3)   An integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers
"2 is a modulus of 5 and 9"
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. The base with respect to which a congruence is computed.
  2. The absolute value of a complex number.
  3. A coefficient that expresses how much of a certain property is possessed by a certain substance.
  4. A name given to the remainder of a number, often called mod or %.