EnglishEdit
EtymologyEdit
From Latin modulō, ablative of modulus (“a measure”).
PronunciationEdit
 IPA^{(key)}: /ˈmɒdjʊləʊ/
PrepositionEdit
modulo
 (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.
 (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): (colloquial) 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.
 (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): (extended use) 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.
SynonymsEdit
 (except for differences accounted for by): up to
TranslationsEdit
Given a specified modulus of


NounEdit
modulo (uncountable)
See alsoEdit
CatalanEdit
ItalianEdit
NounEdit
modulo m (plural moduli)
Related termsEdit
VerbEdit
modulo
 firstperson singular present indicative of modulare