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Module (IPA: /ˈmɑdʒuɫ/)

Module (n.)

A model or measure.

Module (n.)

The size of some one part, as the diameter of semi-diameter of the base of a shaft, taken as a unit of measure by which the proportions of the other parts of the composition are regulated. Generally, for columns, the semi-diameter is taken, and divided into a certain number of parts, called minutes (see Minute), though often the diameter is taken, and any dimension is said to be so many modules and minutes in height, breadth, or projection.

Module (n.)

To model; also, to modulate.


Abelian group acted upon linearly by a ring


In ancient Roman and neoclassical architecture, the radius of the column at its base, used as a unit to determine the relative proportions of the various parts of the Classical orders


Distinct section of a computer program, grouping related subroutines or data structures


New Zealand musician


Painting by Dil Hildebrand

Module Synonyms

Mental Faculty, Faculty

Module Rhymes

Module, Nodule

Spanish Translation

Module in Spanish is Módulo

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The whole intent of Perl 5's module system was to encourage the growth of Perl culture rather than the Perl core." - Larry Wall

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