congruence definition

  • noun:
    • arrangement, balance, conformity, or correspondence.
    • A Case with this: "Exactly What an extraordinary congruence of wizard and era” ( Rita Rack).
    • math their state of being congruent.
    • Mathematics A statement that two amounts are congruent.
    • the grade of agreeing or corresponding; becoming appropriate and proper.
    • a relation between two figures showing they provide exactly the same remainder whenever divided by some provided quantity
    • being isometric — around, equivalent shape and size
    • more generally: any equivalence relation defined on an algebraic framework which can be preserved by functions defined by the framework
    • Suitableness of 1 thing to another; arrangement; persistence.
    • Suitableness or appropriateness of one thing to some other; agreement; consistency. Also congruency.
    • Tn mathematics, a relation between three numbers such that the difference between two of them, that are considered congruent, is divisible because of the third, called the modulus.
    • In grammar, concord; arrangement.
    • just like congruency, 2.
    • In geometry, identification in form and size. Its logo is ≡.
    • lined up geometry, a couple of ∞ outlines, such that any two given conditions determine a definite finite number of outlines for the ready.
    • the standard of agreeing; being ideal and appropriate

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