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English definition of “solve”

solve

verb [T]    /sɑlv, sɔlv/
to find an answer to a problem: The arrests have not solved the mystery of what happened to the stolen cash. solvable    /ˈsɑl·və·bəl, ˈsɔl-/ adjective (also soluble,  /ˈsɑl·jə·bəl/) Hunger in this city is a solvable problem.
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