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solve

verb [T] uk   /sɒlv/ us    /sɑːlv/
B1 to find an answer to a problem: to solve a problem to solve a mystery/puzzle Just calm down - shouting won't solve anything! This strategy could cause more problems than it solves. Police are still no nearer to solving the crime.
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in Korean 문제를 해결하다…
in Arabic يَحِلّ…
in French résoudre, élucider…
in Turkish çözmek, cevabını bulmak…
in Italian risolvere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 思索,思考…
in Russian решать, раскрывать…
in Polish rozwiązywać…
in Spanish resolver…
in Portuguese resolver, solucionar…
in German lösen, klären…
in Catalan solucionar…
in Japanese (問題を)解決する, 解く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 思索,思考…
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