[n] finding a solution to a problem
[n] a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner; "he always wrote down his New Year's resolutions"
[n] the trait of being resolute; firmness of purpose; "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work"
[n] analysis into clear-cut components
[n] something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making; "the finally reached a settlement with the union"; "they never did achieve a final resolution of their differences"
[n] a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
[n] a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"; "the answers were in the back of the book"; "he computed the result to four decimal places"
[n] (music) a dissonant chord is followed by a consonant chord
[n] the subsidence of swelling or others signs of inflammation (especially in a lung)
[n] the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the angular separation of images that are close together
[n] (computer science) the number of pixels per square inch on a computer-generated display; the greater the resolution, the better the picture
answer, declaration, firmness, resoluteness, resolve, resolve, resolving, resolving power, result, settlement, solution, solvent, solving