modular modular  /ˈmɑ dʒə lər/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) constructed with standardized units or dimensions allowing flexibility and variety in use

Usage(s):

  1. The modular bike-rack stations are Web-enabled and solar-powered.
  2. She also often mass-produced small modular units from cardboard, which would be used to incrementally build his larger more complicated pieces.
  3. Schoomaker: We are developing a modular Army force that gives us much more rapidly deployable, much more capable organizations that cover a broader spectrum of the conflict.

News

  1. U.S. Sustains Support For Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

    Despite the political fallout from the Fukushima crisis, the U.S. Department of Energy remains committed to commercializing small modular nuclear reactor (SMR) technologies.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Some don’t like them, but modular classrooms help schools plan for future

    Behind West Aurora’s Hill Elementary School, orange cones and caution tape mark off what will by the end of the summer become the site for the school’s third modular unit that provides additional classroom space. Hill Elementary, one of the district’s oldest buildings dating back to the 1880s, has seen multiple additions over the years. With the hope West Aurora can one day demolish the existing ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Beacon News

  3. AR Modular RF Awarded Order for Custom Amplifier to Be Used in Air Traffic Control

    Bothell, WA – AR Modular RF, a world class manufacturer and solution provider of RF amplifiers, systems and modules, has been awarded a high volume order for a new custom amplifier to be used in a ground-to-air traffic control (ATC) application. The KAW5030 is an 800 Watts PEP, 200 Watts AM and FM carrier power amplifier system, covering the 100-163 and 225- 400 MHz frequency ranges. This ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  1. "Strategically, the sale will allow Interface management to focus on leveraging the opportunities within our core modular carpet and Bentley Prince Street divisions, which have delivered consistently strong performance, while also providing the...
    on Jun 20, 2007 By: Jimi Hendrix Source: Bizjournals.com

  2. "Sun xVM VirtualBox has become hugely popular with developers and power users, and with a modular core that enables it to be embedded in many other solutions, xVM VirtualBox is expanding its reach to new audiences," said Steve Wilson, vice...
    on Aug 12, 2008 By: Steve Wilson Source: RedOrbit

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