Definition of 'treatise'
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In his spare time he intended to write a treatise on natural history. JOSIAH THE GREAT: The True Story of The Man Who Would Be King (2004)Everything else in the show can be understood as preparatory work for this treatise. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It records his most sustained effort to turn his anatomical knowledge into a published treatise. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yet this is no formal treatise. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)In the plural, a treatise on this subject. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He produced no treatise on the subject, but his scientific interest in women was profound and lasting. Christianity Today (2000)A philosophical treatise that tries to give shape to a phantom, leadership. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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British English: treatise NOUN
A treatise is a long, formal piece of writing about a particular subject.
...his Treatise on Civil Government.
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