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[moj-uh-loh] /ˈmɒdʒ əˌloʊ/
adverb, Mathematics
with respect to a modulus:
6 is congruent to 11, modulo 5.
Origin of modulo
1895-1900; < New Latin modulō, ablative of Latin modulus modulus Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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modulo in Science
With respect to a specified modulus. Eighteen is congruent to 42 modulo 12 because both 18 and 42 leave 6 as remainder when divided by 12.
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modulo in Technology

1. modular arithmetic.
2. modulo operator.

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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