Problem

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
complexion problem acne
skin problem acne , rash , roseola , tinea , wen
(usually irritating) impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult acting out
increase in problem aggravate , exacerbate
action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse aggravation , exacerbation
number of steps, problem-solving procedure with finite algorithm
arithmetic procedure to solve problem in finite number of steps algorithm
precise rule (or set of rules) specifying how to solve some problem algorithm , algorithmic program , algorithmic rule
statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem answer , resolution , result , solution , solvent
ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation approach , attack , plan of attack
distinct feature or element in a problem aspect , facet
tiredness of the eyes caused by prolonged close work by a person with an uncorrected vision problem asthenopia , eyestrain
information that is essential to understanding a situation or problem background , background knowledge
economic problem caused by payments for imports being greater than receipts for exports balance-of-payments problem
difficult problem brain-teaser , conundrum , enigma , riddle
group problem-solving technique in which members sit around a let fly with ideas and possible solutions to the problem brainstorming
approach or bring up a problem broach
persistent morbid meditation on a problem brooding , pensiveness
problem solving that involves numbers or quantities calculation , computation , figuring , reckoning
problem requiring investigation case
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