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congruence (ˈkɒŋɡrʊəns Pronunciation for congruence or congruency (ˈkɒŋɡrʊənsɪ Pronunciation for congruency

Definitions

noun

  1. the quality or state of corresponding, agreeing, or being congruent
  2. (mathematics) the relationship between two integers, x and y, such that their difference, with respect to another positive integer called the modulus, n, is a multiple of the modulus. Usually written xy (mod n), as in 2511 ( mod 7)

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