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Discipline

Meanings and phrases

discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a branch of knowledge; subject; subject area; subject field; field; field of study; study; bailiwick
  2. a system of rules of conduct or method of practice
  3. the trait of being well behaved
  4. training to improve strength or self-control
  5. the act of punishing; correction

discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; train; check; condition
  2. punish in order to gain control or enforce obedience; correct; sort out

humanistic discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills); humanities; liberal arts; arts

scientific discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a particular branch of scientific knowledge; science
E.g.
  • Molecular medicine is a new scientific discipline in European universities.
  • Until the mid-1960s computer programming was considered more an art (or a craft) than a scientific discipline.
  • Its principal message is that programming should be considered a scientific discipline based on mathematical rigor."

academic discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As an academic discipline, business ethics emerged in the 1970s.
  • Across Europe, modern Celtic Studies were developing as an academic discipline.
  • "The Wealth of Nations" was a precursor to the modern academic discipline of economics.

military discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stockton imposes military discipline on the civilian school.
  • Rugged individualism conflicted with military discipline and regimentation.
  • He then, under military discipline, follows directions to the best of his ability.

each discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Qualification will be based on the results from the World Championships or European Championships in each discipline.
  • The score will be calculated by the multiplication of the positions that the climbers have attained in each discipline of climbing.
  • Major competitions generally conclude with exhibition galas, in which the top skaters from each discipline perform non-competitive programs.

strict discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There was no natural justice, just strict discipline and punishment.
  • The Institute was famous for its strict discipline and high level of education.
  • Instead of patronage and corruption in the officer corps, he imposed strict discipline in all ranks.

party discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He further stressed that the men must follow "only party discipline".
  • In March 2009, he was expelled from the BNP for violating party discipline.
  • At the 11th Congress, the brief of the CCs was expanded; it became responsible for overseeing party discipline.

lack of discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Farrell later admitted to media that England's lack of discipline cost them the test.
  • Manager Micky Adams promised to punish Thompson in some way for his lack of discipline.
  • Off the pitch, however, he did at times draw criticism in the media for his lack of discipline.

new discipline

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is Leibniz, however, who gave the new discipline its name.
  • The sport of baton twirling is a relatively new discipline that has evolved through many dimensions.
  • Women-writing usually denotes the phenomenon of women's writing and its emergence as a new discipline within women's studies.
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