from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To work or serve as a troubleshooter.
- transitive v. To investigate as a troubleshooter; determine and settle problems with: "cited the service it performed in trouble-shooting an employee problem” ( Vance Packard).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To analyze or diagnose a problem to the point of determining a solution.
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- v. solve problems
trouble + shoot. (Wiktionary)