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Overview of noun resolution
1. resolution, declaration, resolve -- (a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote)

2. resolving power, resolution -- (the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the angular separation of images that are close together)

3. resoluteness, firmness, firmness of purpose, resolve, resolution -- (the trait of being resolute; "his resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work")

4. resolution, solving -- (finding a solution to a problem)

5. settlement, resolution, closure -- (something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making; "they finally reached a settlement with the union"; "they never did achieve a final resolution of their differences"; "he needed to grieve before he could achieve a sense of closure")

6. resolution, resolving -- (analysis into clear-cut components)

7. resolution -- ((computer science) the number of pixels per square inch on a computer-generated display; the greater the resolution, the better the picture)

8. resolution -- (the subsidence of swelling or other signs of inflammation (especially in a lung))

9. resolution -- ((music) a dissonant chord is followed by a consonant chord)

10. solution, answer, result, resolution, solvent -- (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")

11. resolution -- (a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner; "he always wrote down his New Year's resolutions")

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