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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 res·o·lu·tion /ˌrɛzəˈluʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 res·o·lu·tion /ˌrɛzəˈluʃən/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 分解 解析度

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·o·lu·tion n.
 1. The act, operation, or process of resolving. Specifically: (a) The act of separating a compound into its elements or component parts. (b) The act of analyzing a complex notion, or solving a vexed question or difficult problem.
    The unraveling and resolution of the difficulties that are met with in the execution of the design are the end of an action.   --Dryden.
 2. The state of being relaxed; relaxation. [Obs.]
 3. The state of being resolved, settled, or determined; firmness; steadiness; constancy; determination.
    Be it with resolution then to fight.   --Shak.
 4. That which is resolved or determined; a settled purpose; determination.  Specifically: A formal expression of the opinion or will of an official body or a public assembly, adopted by vote; as, a legislative resolution; the resolutions of a public meeting.
 5. The state of being resolved or firm in opinion or thought; conviction; assurance. [Obs.]
    Little resolution and certainty there is as touching the islands of Mauritania.   --Holland.
 6. Math. The act or process of solving; solution; as, the resolution of an equation or problem.
 7. Med. A breaking up, disappearance; or termination, as of a fever, a tumor, or the like.
 8. Mus. The passing of a dissonant into a consonant chord by the rising or falling of the note which makes the discord.
 Joint resolution. See under Joint, a.
 Resolution of a force or Resolution of a motion Mech., the separation of a single force or motion into two or more which have different directions, and, taken together, are an equivalent for the single one; -- the opposite of composition of a force.
 Resolution of a nebula Astron., the exhibition of it to the eye by a telescope of such power as to show it to be composed of small stars.
 Syn: -- Decision; analysis; separation; disentanglement; dissolution; resolvedness; resoluteness; firmness; constancy; perseverance; steadfastness; fortitude; boldness; purpose; resolve. See Decision.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote [syn:
           declaration, resolve]
      2: the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the
         angular separation of images that are close together [syn:
          resolving power]
      3: the trait of being resolute; firmness of purpose; "his
         resoluteness carried him through the battle"; "it was his
         unshakeable resolution to finish the work" [syn: resoluteness,
          firmness, resolve] [ant: irresoluteness]
      4: finding a solution to a problem [syn: solving]
      5: 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"; "he needed to grieve before he could achieve
         a sense of closure" [syn: settlement, closure]
      6: analysis into clear-cut components [syn: resolving]
      7: (computer science) the number of pixels per square inch on a
         computer-generated display; the greater the resolution,
         the better the picture
      8: the subsidence of swelling or others signs of inflammation
         (especially in a lung)
      9: (music) a dissonant chord is followed by a consonant chord
         [ant: preparation]
      10: 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" [syn: solution,
           answer, result, solvent]
      11: a decision to do something or to behave in a certain manner;
          "he always wrote down his New Year's resolutions"