Dissertator
Dissertator Dis"ser*ta`tor, n. [L.: cf. F. dissertateur.] One who writers a dissertation; one who discourses. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dissertator — Dis|ser|ta|tor der; s, ...oren <aus lat. dissertator »Erörterer, Disputierer«> Verfasser einer Dissertation …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • dissertator — noun see dissertate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dissertator — See dissertate. * * * …   Universalium

  • dissertator — dissˈertātor noun • • • Main Entry: ↑dissertate …   Useful english dictionary

  • dissertate — dissertator, n. /dis euhr tayt /, v.i., dissertated, dissertating. to discuss a subject fully and learnedly; discourse. [1760 70; prob. back formation from DISSERTATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • dissertate — intransitive verb ( tated; tating) Etymology: Latin dissertatus, past participle of dissertare, from dissertus Date: 1766 dissert; also to write a dissertation • dissertator noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dissertateur — ⇒DISSERTATEUR, TRICE, subst. et adj. Rare I. Subst., vx. Auteur de dissertation(s) (cf. dissertation A). Bacon s était fait, sur les forces qui agissent dans l univers, une idée chimérique qui a égaré à sa suite la foule des dissertateurs (J. DE… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dissertateur — (di sèr ta teur) s. m. Celui qui disserte, avec un sens, peu favorable, de pédantisme ou de bavardage. •   Et nombre de dissertateurs qui raisonnent à l infini manquent du sentiment, VAUVENARGUES. Du goût. •   Notre dissertateur perd bientôt de… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • commentator — n 1. annotator, glossarist, scholiast; exegete, explainer, expositer, expounder, interpreter, commenter. 2. essayist, dissertationist, dissertator, monographer, monographist, pamphleteer, writer, author; lecturer, discourser, descanter,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • dissertate — /ˈdɪsəteɪt/ (say disuhtayt) verb (i) (dissertated, dissertating) to treat of a subject in discourse; make a dissertation. {Latin dissertātus, past participle, discussed} –dissertator, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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