linear congruence

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linear congruence

[′lin·ē·ər kəŋ′grü·əns]
(mathematics)
The relation between two quantities that have the same remainder on division by a given integer, where the quantities are polynomials of, at most, the first degree in the variables involved.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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