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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An elaborate analytical or explanatory essay or discussion.

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  • The word disquisition has appeared in 15 New York Times articles in the past year, including on June 12 in the essay The Ahab Parallax: 'Moby
  • To this may be added that too subtle disquisition, which is an invention unsanctioned by Scripture, about the relations of those acts which are performed by us.
  • PS Krugman also taught me a new word today, "disquisition":
  • He pursued, with visible pleasure, that kind of disquisition which was naturally suggested by them. for more
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