1. modulus

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


  • coefficient
  • modulus of elasticity
  • elastic modulus

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2. modulus

noun. an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers.


  • whole number

3. modulus

noun. the absolute value of a complex number.


  • numerical value

Example sentences of the word modulus

1. Noun, singular or mass
A small piece of rubber has the same elastic modulus as a large piece of rubber.

2. Adjective
Which means that in this form of the section modulus equation, ​y​ = ​R​.