congruence

Noun

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Noun

**congruence** (*plural* congruences)

- The quality of agreeing or corresponding; being suitable and appropriate.
- (
*mathematics, number theory*) A relation between two numbers indicating they give the same remainder when divided by some given number. - (
*mathematics, geometry*) The quality of being isometric — roughly, the same measure and shape. - (
*algebra*) More generally: any equivalence relation defined on an algebraic structure which is preserved by operation defined by the structure.

- French: congruence
- Portuguese: congruência
- Spanish: congruencia

- French: congruence
- Spanish: congruencia

- German: Kongruenz

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