Readings & Meanings:
to solve, untie, dissolve; explanation
I solve difficult problems.
He is a mysterious, incomprehensible man. I cannot understand him.
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角 is the radical. Its name is Tsuno. It's a pictograph of curved horns. It's the horn radical. Splendid.
刀 is above 牛 on the right. 刀, in English, is katana, or sword. 牛, a cow.
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So, you take your knife and dismember a cow, removing the horns, too. In a sense, you are disentangling the cow, separating it into parts you can eat and parts you can use.
In the same way, we must untangle difficult problems in order to understand them.