dissertation - Dictionary definition and meaning for word dissertation
imagine u r asked 2 write an essay on 'A dessert Station'..
At the end of a meal we have dessert, at the end of graduation, last semester we have thesis :D.
sounds like dictation...remember we used to get long dictations during school days
serta-sata-satanic verses, a formal novel(epical essay)...lol...
desert+station now it becomes like this that thesis will held at a station in desert