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Problem

Prob´lem
n.1.
1.A question proposed for solution; a matter stated for examination or proof; hence, a matter difficult of solution or settlement; a doubtful case; a question involving doubt.
2.(Math.) Anything which is required to be done; as, in geometry, to bisect a line, to draw a perpendicular; or, in algebra, to find an unknown quantity.
Plane problem
(Geom.) a problem that can be solved by the use of the rule and compass.
Solid problem
(Geom.) a problem requiring in its geometric solution the use of a conic section or higher curve.
Noun1.Problemproblem - a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved; "she and her husband are having problems"; "it is always a job to contact him"; "urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog"
Synonyms: job
2.problem - a source of difficulty; "one trouble after another delayed the job"; "what's the problem?"
Synonyms: trouble
3.problem - a question raised for consideration or solution; "our homework consisted of ten problems to solve"
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Probationership
Probationes debent esse evidentes
Probationship
Probatis extremis
Probative
Probator
Probatory
Probatory term
Probe
Probe scissors
Probe-pointed
Probeagle
probenecid
Probi et legales homines
probing
Probity
-- Problem --
problem solver
problem solving
problem state
problem-oriented language
Problematic
problematical
problematically
Problematist
Problematize
Proboscidate
Proboscidea
Proboscidea arenaria
Proboscidea fragrans
Proboscidea louisianica
Proboscidean
Proboscidial
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