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problem

noun /ˈprobləm/
a difficulty; a matter about which it is difficult to decide what to do
problema
Life is full of problems (also adjective) a problem child.
a question to be answered or solved
problema
mathematical problems.
problematic /-ˈmӕ-/ adjective ( problematical)
problemático
Finding a cheap flight could prove problematical.
(Definition of problem from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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