modular

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adjective mod·u·lar \ ˈmä-jə-lər \

Definition of modular

1 :of, relating to, or based on a module or a modulus
2 :constructed with standardized units or dimensions for flexibility and variety in use
  • modular furniture

modularity

play \ˌmä-jə-ˈla-rə-tē\ noun

modularly

play \ˈmä-jə-lər-lē\ adverb

Examples of modular in a Sentence

  1. In many offices, desks are separated by modular walls that can be moved around.

  2. a factory that produces modular homes

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First Known Use of modular

1815


MODULAR Defined for English Language Learners

modular

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adjective

Definition of modular for English Language Learners

  • : having parts that can be connected or combined in different ways



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