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solution

solution as in a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
  • "frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution"
  • "he used a solution of peroxide and water"
solution as in a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem
  • "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"
  • "the answers were in the back of the book"
  • "he computed the result to four decimal places"

Synonyms

  • answerreact verbally; respond to a signal; give the correct answer or solution to; understand the meaning of; give a defence or refutation of (a charge) or in (an argument); be liable or accountable; be sufficient; match or correspond; be satisfactory for; react to a stimulus or command; a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation; a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; the speech act of replying to a question ; the principal pleading by the defendant in response to plaintiff's complaint; a nonverbal reaction
  • resultissue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); produce as a result or residue; come about or follow as a consequence; a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; something that results; the semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause
  • resolutiona formal expression by a meeting; the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the angular separation of images that are close together ; the trait of being resolute; finding a solution to a problem ; something settled or resolved; analysis into clear-cut components ; (computer science) the number of pixels per square inch on a computer-generated display; the subsidence of swelling or other signs of inflammation (especially in a lung) ; (music) a dissonant chord is followed by a consonant chord ; a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner
  • solventcapable of meeting financial obligations ; a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances; a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem
solution as in a method for solving a problem
  • "the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook"
solution as in the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

    Synonyms

    • roottake root and begin to grow; come into existence, originate; cheer for; plant by the roots ; dig with the snout; become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style; cause to take roots ; (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; the place where something begins, where it springs into being; (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number ; the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation ; someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) ; a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes ; the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair
    solution as in the successful action of solving a problem
    • "the solution took three hours"