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Definition of Solution

Solution

  1. The act of separating the parts of any body, or the condition of undergoing a separation of parts; disruption; breach.
  2. 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.
  3. The state of being dissolved or disintegrated; resolution; disintegration.
  4. 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.
  5. release; deliverance; discharge.
  6. The termination of a disease; resolution.
  7. A crisis.
  8. A liquid medicine or preparation (usually aqueous) in which the solid ingredients are wholly soluble.

Solution Quotations

After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.
William R. Alger

When the solution is simple, God is answering.
Albert Einstein

Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody can understand.
Colin Powell

Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
Phil Donahue

Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.
Niels Bohr
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Solution Translations

solution in Afrikaans is oplossing
solution in Dutch is oplossing
solution in Italian is dissoluzione
solution in Spanish is desenlace, disociacion