Definition of module. Meaning of module. Synonyms of module

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Definition of module

Module
Module Mod"ule, v. t. [See module, n., Modulate.] To model; also, to modulate. [Obs.] --Sandys. Drayton.
Module
Module Mod"ule, n. [F., fr. L. modulus a small measure, dim. of modus. See Mode, and cf. Model, Modulus, Mold a matrix.] 1. A model or measure. 2. (Arch.) 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.

Meaning of module from wikipedia

- Module, modular and modularity may refer to the concept of modularity. They may also refer to: Modular design, the engineering discipline of designing...
- domain-specific processing modules. Visual modularity, the various ****tive visual modules. Language module, the ****tive language module. In the study of complex...
- lit. 'Harmony of the Heavens'), code name TH, or Tianhe Core Module (TCM) is the first module to launch of the Chinese large modular space station. It was...
- In mathematics, a module is one of the fundamental algebraic structures used in abstract algebra. A module over a ring is a generalization of the notion...
- A solar panel, or photo-voltaic (PV) module, is an ****embly of photo-voltaic cells mounted in a framework for installation. Solar panels use sunlight as...
- The Apollo command and service module (CSM) was one of two prin****l components of the United States Apollo spacecraft, used for the Apollo program, which...
- The Apollo Lunar Module, or simply Lunar Module (LM /ˈlɛm/), originally designated the Lunar Excursion Module (LEM), was the lander spacecraft that was...
- from the Soyuz service module cleanly, the decision was made to have the shroud split between the service module and descent module during an abort. Four...
- The Modulor is an anthropometric scale of proportions devised by the Swiss-born French architect Le Corbusier (1887–1965). It was developed as a visual...
- Smart modules are a type of solar panel that has a power optimizer embedded into the solar module at the time of manufacturing. Typically the power optimizer...
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