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resolve


resolve

verb re·solve
\ri-ˈzälv, -ˈzlv also -ˈzäv or -ˈzv\
re·solvedre·solv·ing

Definition of RESOLVE

transitive verb
1
:  to separate (a racemic compound or mixture) into the two components
2
:  to cause resolution of (as inflammation)
3
:  to distinguish between or make independently visible adjacent parts of
intransitive verb
1
:  to become separated into component parts; also :  to become reduced by dissolving or analysis
2
:  to undergo resolution—used especially of disease or inflammation
re·solv·able \-ˈzäl-və-bəl, -ˈzl- also -ˈzäv-ə- or -ˈzv-ə-\ adjective
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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