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thesis

noun [C]  us   /ˈθi·sɪs/ (plural theses  /ˈθi·siz/ )
a piece of writing involving original study of a subject, esp. for a college or university degree: a master’s thesis A thesis is also the main idea, opinion, or theory of a speaker or writer, who then attempts to prove it: His thesis was that World War I could have been avoided.
Translations of “thesis”
in Arabic أطروحة…
in Korean 학위 논문…
in Malaysian tesis…
in French thèse…
in Turkish tez, sav, iddia…
in Italian tesi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 論文, 論題,命題, 論點…
in Russian диссертация, тезис…
in Polish praca, rozprawa, teza…
in Vietnamese luận văn, luận án…
in Spanish tesis…
in Portuguese tese…
in Thai วิทยานิพนธ์…
in German die Dissertation…
in Catalan tesi…
in Japanese (大学の)論文…
in Indonesian tesis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 论文, 论题,命题, 论点…
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