# Meaning & Definition of Solution in English

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## Solution

/səluʃən/

## noun

1. A homogeneous mixture of two or more substances

- Frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution

- "He used a solution of peroxide and water"

synonym:

- solution

2. 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"

synonym:

- solution,
- answer,
- result,
- resolution,
- solvent

3. A method for solving a problem

- "The easy solution is to look it up in the handbook"

synonym:

- solution

4. The set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

synonym:

- solution,
- root

5. The successful action of solving a problem

- "The solution took three hours"

synonym:

- solution

## Examples of using

I have a solution in mind.

This system of linear equations has exactly one solution.

Every problem has a solution.