# solution

### Pronunciation

• IPA (key): /səˈl(j)uːʃən/
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## Noun

1. (countable) A solution is an answer to a problem.
The solution to the math problem ${\displaystyle 4+3}$ is ${\displaystyle 7}$.
2. (countable) A solution is a liquid that has something dissolved in it.
The student made a solution by mixing salt and water.