1. modulus, integer, whole number

usage: an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers; "2 is a modulus of 5 and 9"

2. modulus, absolute value, numerical value

usage: the absolute value of a complex number

3. modulus, coefficient

usage: (physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance

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