solution


solution
   A single, homogeneous liquid, solid, or gas phase that is a mixture in which the components (liquid, gas, solid) are uniformly distributed throughout the mixture.

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  • solution — [ sɔlysjɔ̃ ] n. f. • déb. XIIIe; soluciun « explication » 1119; lat. solutio, de solvere I ♦ 1 ♦ Opération mentale qui, en substituant une pluralité analysable à un ensemble complexe d éléments entremêlés, parvient à surmonter une difficulté, à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Solution — So*lu tion (s[ o]*l[=u] sh[u^]n), n. [OE. solucion, OF. solucion, F. solution, fr. L. solutio, fr. solvere, solutum, to loosen, dissolve. See {Solve}.] 1. The act of separating the parts of any body, or the condition of undergoing a separation of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • solution — UK US /səˈluːʃən/ noun [C] ► a way to solve a problem or deal with a difficult situation: a solution to/for sth »Education is seen as a solution to the state s economic and employment problems. find/have/offer a solution »She can not find a… …   Financial and business terms

  • solution — I (answer) noun clarification, decipherment, determination, eludication, explanation, explicatio, explication, exposition, finding, illumination, interpretation, key. reason, resolution, right answer, solutio associated concepts: equitable… …   Law dictionary

  • Solution — (lat.), Lösung (s.d.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • solution — late 14c., a solving or being solved, from O.Fr. solucion, from L. solutionem (nom. solutio) a loosening or unfastening, also a solving, from pp. stem of solvere to loosen, untie, solve, dissolve (see SOLVE (Cf. solve)). Meaning liquid containing …   Etymology dictionary

  • Solution — This article is about chemical solutions. For other uses, see Solution (disambiguation). Making a saline water solution by dissolving table salt (NaCl) in water. The salt is the solute and the water the solvent. In chemistry, a solution is a… …   Wikipedia

  • solution — (so lu sion ; en vers, de quatre syllabes) s. m. 1°   Proprement, décomposition d un corps ; sens latin qui n est pas usité.    Terme de chimie. Action d un liquide sur un solide, dont le résultat est que ce dernier prend lui même la forme… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • solution */*/*/ — UK [səˈluːʃ(ə)n] / US [səˈluʃ(ə)n] noun [countable] Word forms solution : singular solution plural solutions Get it right: solution: The usual preposition to use with solution is to, not of: Wrong: The role of the government is to find the… …   English dictionary

  • solution — solutional, adj. /seuh looh sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of solving a problem, question, etc.: The situation is approaching solution. 2. the state of being solved: a problem capable of solution. 3. a particular instance or method of solving; an… …   Universalium

  • Solution — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « solution », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le terme solution vient du grec lusis. D une… …   Wikipédia en Français


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