Meaning of MODULE in English
■ noun each of a set of standardized parts or independent units that can be used to construct a more complex structure.
↘each of a set of independent units of study or training forming part of a course.
↘an detachable self-contained unit of a spacecraft.
C16: from Fr., or from L. modulus (see modulus ).
Concise Oxford English vocab. Сжатый оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2004