## solutionsOverview of noun solution1. solution -- (a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water") 2. solution, answer, result, resolution, solvent -- (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") 3. solution -- (a method for solving a problem; "the easy solution is to look it up in the handbook") 4. solution, root -- (the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation) 5. solution -- (the successful action of solving a problem; "the solution took three hours") Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu |