mod·​u·​lo | \ ˈmä-jə-ˌlō How to pronounce modulo (audio) \

Definition of modulo

: with respect to a modulus of 19 and 54 are congruent modulo 7

First Known Use of modulo

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for modulo

New Latin, ablative of modulus

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The first known use of modulo was in 1887

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“Modulo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/modulo. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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