Pronunciation: (moj'u-lus), [key]
—pl. -liPronunciation: (lī). [key]
1. Physics.a coefficient pertaining to a physical property.
a. that number by which the logarithms in one system are multiplied to yield the logarithms in another.
b. a quantity by which two given quantities can be divided to yield the same remainders.
c. See absolute value.
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