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English definition of “resolution”

resolution

noun (DECISION)    /ˌrez.əˈluː.ʃən/
C2 [C] an official decision that is made after a group or organization have voted: to approve/adopt a resolution [+ to infinitive] The United Nations passed (= voted to support) a resolution to increase aid to the Third World.Decisions and deciding C2 [C] a promise to yourself to do or to not do something: [+ to infinitive] I made a resolution to give up chocolate.Making and breaking promises and commitments
(Definition of resolution noun (DECISION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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