modulo N check
modulo N check[′mäj·ə‚lō ¦en ′chek]
A procedure for verification of the accuracy of a computation by repeating the steps in modulo N arithmetic and comparing the result with the original result (modulo N). Also known as residue check.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.