Meaning of SOLUTION in English

SOLUTION

n.1 the act or a means of solving a problem or difficulty.

2 a the conversion of a solid or gas into a liquid by mixture with a liquid solvent. b the state resulting from this (held in solution).

3 the act of dissolving or the state of being dissolved.

4 the act of separating or breaking.

5 rubber solution (see RUBBER(1)).

Phrases and idioms:

solution set Math. the set of all the solutions of an equation or condition.

Etymology: ME f. OF f. L solutio -onis (as SOLVE)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.