noun. (physics) a coefficient that expresses how much of a specified property is possessed by a specified substance.
- modulus of elasticity
- elastic modulus
noun. an integer that can be divided without remainder into the difference between two other integers.
- whole number
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.
Which means that in this form of the section modulus equation, y = R.