Meaning of SOLUTION in English

■ noun

1》 a means of solving a problem.

↘the correct answer to a puzzle.

2》 a liquid mixture in which the minor component (the solute) is uniformly distributed within the major component (the solvent).

↘the process or state of being dissolved.

3》 archaic dis~.


ME: from OFr., from L. solutio(n-) , from solvere (see solve ).

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