how to pronounce dissertation


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the above transcription of dissertation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

dissertation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of dissertation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… 10-point font dissertation I should …”

meanings of dissertation


  1. A formal exposition of a subject, especially a research paper that students write in order to complete the requirements for a doctoral degree; a thesis.
  2. A lengthy lecture on a subject; a treatise; a discourse; a sermon.

dissertation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word dissertation occurs in english on average 2.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics dissertation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that dissertation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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