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5 definitions found
 for Solve
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Solve \Solve\, n.
     A solution; an explanation. [Obs.] --Shak.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Solve \Solve\ (s[o^]lv), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Solved
     (s[o^]lvd); p. pr. & vb. n. Solving.] [L. solvere, solutum;
     from a prefix so- expressing separation (cf. Sober) + luere
     to loosen; cf. OF. soldre, soudre. See Loose, and cf.
     Absolve.]
     To explain; to resolve; to unfold; to clear up (what is
     obscure or difficult to be understood); to work out to a
     result or conclusion; as, to solve a doubt; to solve
     difficulties; to solve a problem.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           True piety would effectually solve such scruples.
                                                    --South.
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           God shall solve the dark decrees of fate. --Tickell.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: To explain; resolve; unfold; clear up.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  solve
      v 1: find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand
           the meaning of; "did you solve the problem?"; "Work out
           your problems with the boss"; "this unpleasant situation
           isn't going to work itself out"; "did you get it?"; "Did
           you get my meaning?"; "He could not work the math problem"
           [syn: solve, work out, figure out, puzzle out,
           lick, work]
      2: find the solution; "solve an equation"; "solve for x" [syn:
         resolve, solve]
      3: settle, as of a debt; "clear a debt"; "solve an old debt"
         [syn: clear, solve]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  107 Moby Thesaurus words for "solve":
     account for, allegorize, answer, bottom, break, cipher, clarify,
     clear up, colliquate, crack, cut, debug, decide, decipher,
     decoagulate, decoct, decode, deliquesce, demonstrate,
     demythologize, determine, disentangle, dissolve, divine, do, dope,
     dope out, elucidate, enlighten, euhemerize, exemplify, explain,
     explain away, explicate, exposit, expound, fathom, figure out,
     find out, find the answer, find the solution, fix, fluidify,
     fluidize, flux, fuse, get, get right, give reason for,
     give the meaning, guess, guess right, have it, hit it,
     hold in solution, illuminate, illustrate, infuse, interpret, leach,
     liquefy, liquesce, liquidize, lixiviate, make clear, make out,
     make plain, melt, melt down, open the lock, percolate, plumb,
     popularize, psych, psych out, puzzle out, rationalize, ravel,
     ravel out, resolve, reveal, riddle, run, settle, shed light upon,
     show, show how, show the way, simplify, solubilize, sort out,
     spell out, thaw, thin, throw light upon, unclot, undo, unfold,
     unlock, unravel, unriddle, unscramble, untangle, untwist, unweave,
     work, work out
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Solve
  
     Parallel object-oriented language.  "Message Pattern
     Specifications: A New Technique for Handling Errors in
     Parallel Object- Oriented Systems", J.A. Purchase et al,
     SIGPLAN Notices 25(10):116-125 (OOPSLA/ECOOP '90) (Oct 1990).
  

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