Definitions of solution

  1. the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a method for solving a problem; "the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The act of separating the parts of any body, or the condition of undergoing a separation of parts; disruption; breach. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. The act of solving, or the state of being solved; the disentanglement of any intricate problem or difficult question; explanation; clearing up; -- used especially in mathematics, either of the process of solving an equation or problem, or the result of the process. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. The state of being dissolved or disintegrated; resolution; disintegration. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. The act or process by which a body (whether solid, liquid, or gaseous) is absorbed into a liquid, and, remaining or becoming fluid, is diffused throughout the solvent; also, the product reulting from such absorption. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. The termination of a disease; resolution. Newage Dictionary DB
  9. A crisis. Newage Dictionary DB
  10. A liquid medicine or preparation (usually aqueous) in which the solid ingredients are wholly soluble. Newage Dictionary DB
  11. The division of a body into its component parts; the state of being so divided; the process of causing any substance to be absorbed into a liquid; also, the liquid resulting from such a process; as, a salt solution; explanation; as, the solution of a mystery; process of solving, or answer to, a problem. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. Act of solving or dissolving, esp. a solid by a fluid: the separating of the parts of any body: the preparation resulting from dissolving a solid in a liquid: explanation: removal of a doubt: construction or solving of a problem. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. Act of dissolving; preparation made by dissolving a solid in a fluid; act of solving; explanation. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. The act or process of dissolving; the preparation made by dissolving a solid in a liquid. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. The act or process of solving. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. The act of separating the parts, specially the connected parts, of any body; the melting of solid in a fluid or the result of this process; an explanation; removal of a difficulty or doubt; the resolving of a problem proposed release; deliverance. See Solve. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  17. The act of dissolving by means of a fluid; a liquid which contains one or more solid substancs diffused throughout it; explanation; the explanation or removal of a doubt or difficulty; the worked-out answer to a problem, or of an equation. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for solution

  1. I've no proof- but I can't see any other solution – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  2. The problem is not a simple one, and little or no progress had been made towards its solution – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce