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dissert

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verb dis·sert \di-ˈsərt\

Definition of dissert

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to speak or write at length



Origin of dissert

Latin dissertus, past participle of disserere, from dis- + serere to join, arrange — more at series


First Known Use: 1657


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