how to pronounce dissertation

/ˌdɪs.əˈtɛɪ.ʃən/

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dissertation is pronounced in four syllables

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dɪsətɛɪʃən

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

“… homework a dissertation or something to …”

meanings of dissertation

noun:

  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.

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