Definition of Disciplinary

1. Adjective. Relating to discipline in behavior. "Disciplinary problems in the classroom"

Derivative terms: Discipline, Discipline
Partainyms: Discipline



2. Adjective. Relating to a specific field of academic study. "Economics in its modern disciplinary sense"
Partainyms: Discipline
Derivative terms: Discipline

3. Adjective. Designed to promote discipline. "The mother was stern and disciplinary"
Exact synonyms: Corrective, Disciplinal
Similar to: Nonindulgent, Strict
Derivative terms: Correct, Correct, Discipline

Definition of Disciplinary

1. a. Pertaining to discipline; intended for discipline; corrective; belonging to a course of training.

Definition of Disciplinary

1. Adjective. Having to do with discipline, or with the imposition of discipline. ¹

2. Adjective. For the purpose of imposing punishment. ¹

3. Adjective. Of or relating to an academic field of study. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disciplinary

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Disciplinary

disciples
discipleship
discipleships
discipless
disciplesses
disciplic
disciplinable
disciplinableness
disciplinal
disciplinant
disciplinarian
disciplinarians
disciplinarily
disciplinarities
disciplinarity
disciplinary (current term)
disciplined
disciplineless
discipliner
discipliners
disciplines
discipling
disciplining
discission
discitis
disclaim
disclaimed
disclaimer
disclaimers

Literary usage of Disciplinary

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1915)
"The disciplinary Values of Studies: A Census of Opinions EDWARD L. ... Tl disciplinary values of studies, but the present opin- I ions of teachers ..."

2. Protecting the Privacy of Student Records: Guidelines for Education Agencies by Dona Cheung, Barbara Clements, Ellen Pechman (1997)
"1993), which considered records of a disciplinary action against a student fraternity outside the definition of "education records" and, thus, ..."

3. A Source-book of Military Law and War-time Legislation by John Henry Wigmore, United States War Dept. Committee on Education and Special Training (1919)
"Government and control of disciplinary barracks vested in the ... The government and control of the United States disciplinary Barracks and of all offenders ..."

4. Cold Storage: Super-Maximum Security Confinement in Indiana by Jamie Fellner, Joanne Mariner, Human Rights Watch (Organization), Physicians for Human Rights (U.S.) (1997)
"disciplinary Segregation at the MCF Although construction of the MCF was considered necessary to house a growing population of dangerous offenders, ..."

5. Comparative Administrative Law: An Analysis of the Administrative Systems by Frank Johnson Goodnow (1893)
"The disciplinary covert and chambers.—These bodies decide as to the removal of officers in the imperial administration, and the imposition upon them of ..."

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