Definitions

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  • adj. not resolved

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not resolved; not determined. Not solved; not cleared: as, doubt unresolved. Not separated, to the eye or other sense, into its constituent parts: as, an unresolved nebula; also, not reduced to a state of solution.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought
  • adj. not solved
  • adj. characterized by musical dissonance; harmonically unresolved

Etymologies

un- +‎ resolved (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • IGAD leaders expressed concern about what they called unresolved issues between the north and the south, including the disputed Abyei region.

    Analyst: Contentious Issues Likely Will Persist as Sudan Splits

  • The group issued a news release earlier Sunday vowing to block the train's route to bring attention to what it called unresolved issues with aboriginals, the poor and the environment related to the staging of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

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  • So "unresolved" is very much a full description of Palins life and maybe that should be the title of her next ghost written book.

    Jurors remain dead-locked in Palin e-mail case

  • Still unresolved is his claim that he sustained a minor hand injury during a mortar attack in July 2005, when he was deployed with 3rd

    MEDIA COVERAGE JAN 2009

  • Otherwise, the frozen conflicts that are impeding the freedom and progress of the western Balkans will remain unresolved and serve as potential tinderbox in Europe's backyard.

    Self-Determination Must Also Apply

  • WHEREAS, there are a variety of climatological and meteorological dynamics that can affect world weather phenomena, and the significance and interrelativity of these factors remain unresolved; and

    Think Progress » South Dakota legislators tell schools to teach ‘astrological’ explanation for global warming.

  • Many food-safety concerns remain unresolved, and the health effects of long-term ingestion are largely untested.

    Maria Rodale: Who Let the GMOs Out?

  • Still unresolved is his claim that he sustained a minor hand injury during a mortar attack in July 2005, when he was deployed with 3rd Battalion, 25th Marines, in Hit, Iraq.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • But even though it has been four months since the report was released, many of the record-keeping issues remain unresolved, the full scope of the problems at the nation's premier military cemetery is not yet known, and the cemetery's leadership cannot say how long it will take to fix the situation.

    Scope of burial mistakes at Arlington is a mystery

  • Should any issues remain unresolved, Tesoro has the right to a further appeal with an independent board appointed by the governor.

    Tesoro Appeals Fine in Fatal Blast

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