disciplinary

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj disciplinary designed to promote discipline "the teacher's action was corrective rather than instructional","disciplinal measures","the mother was stern and disciplinary"
    • adj disciplinary relating to a specific field of academic study "economics in its modern disciplinary sense"
    • adj disciplinary relating to discipline in behavior "disciplinary problems in the classroom"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Disciplinary Pertaining to discipline; intended for discipline; corrective; belonging to a course of training. "Those canons . . . were only disciplinary .""The evils of the . . . are disciplinary and remedial."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • disciplinary Pertaining to or of the nature of discipline; promoting discipline or orderly conduct.
    • disciplinary Specifically Used for self-inflicted torture as a means of penance: as, a disciplinary belt (one to which are attached sharp points which penetrate the skin).
    • disciplinary Pertaining to the training or regulation of the mind; developing; maturing.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Disciplinary of the nature of discipline—n. Dis′cipliner, one who disciplines
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. disciplinarius, flogging: cf. F. disciplinaire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. disciplina, from discipulus.

Usage

In literature:

In the disciplinary measures inaugurated by the church, Mr. Kimball and his three sons and daughters were excommunicated.
"Charles Carleton Coffin" by William Elliot Griffis
Again, the idea of education is more disciplinary than in England.
"Irish Books and Irish People" by Stephen Gwynn
A tactful middle way, preferably a disciplinary ignoring attitude, ought to be taken.
"Psychotherapy" by Hugo Münsterberg
Their authority is not in shoulder-straps, titles or disciplinary measures.
"The Simple Life" by Charles Wagner
The intent of Penance is educational, disciplinary and medicinal.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7" by Elbert Hubbard
The church then formulated the mores and created disciplinary systems to use the power and make it institutional and perpetual.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
If they are true, are you proceeding in the disciplinary way against me?
"The Story of My Life" by Egerton Ryerson
Disciplinary treatment of, at Singapore, 159.
"Prisoners Their Own Warders" by J. F. A. McNair
At that time the title "Disciplinary Regiments" had a semidisgraceful suggestion, connected with punishment.
"The Message" by Alec John Dawson
It is an absolute fact that during these periods I never had to deal with a single disciplinary offence.
"The War in the Air; Vol. 1" by Walter Raleigh
It is better than the disciplinary battalions of Africa.
"The Maids of Paradise" by Robert W. (Robert William) Chambers
The Constitution also contains several salutary regulations in reference to the disciplinary punishment of members.
"The Empire of the East" by H. B. Montgomery
But the teaching hours were too long, the tasks too heavy, and the disciplinary condition of the school too unnatural for her.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Flogging is in force as a disciplinary measure in some penal institutions.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4" by Various
But the disciplinary corps itself was as fascinated by the phenomenon ahead as Raeillo/ee13.
"The Hitch Hikers" by Vernon L. McCain
Prisoners are segregated by age, sex, and disciplinary regime.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
He didn't think of it as that, but rather disciplinary action.
"Adolescents Only" by Irving E. Cox
Other disciplinary measures include reprimand, simple isolation, severe isolation, or transfer to an institution with a more severe regimen.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The university of Cambridge exercises disciplinary jurisdiction over its members.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
Each has its own Abbot, or Master, and disciplinary staff.
"The Unveiling of Lhasa" by Edmund Candler
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In news:

But Erickson said in a campus-wide letter Thursday that the school won't pursue disciplinary action.
Despite the numerous disciplinary actions, Johnson has never faced termination.
A lawyer violated a disciplinary rule when he shared his electronic signature and attorney registration number with an out-of-state law firm that he was affiliated with, the Ohio Supreme Court has ruled.
The Southern Poverty Law Center has filed a federal complaint against the Okaloosa County School District, alleging disciplinary discrimination toward Black students.
A Utah judge is facing disciplinary action for violating a state rule limiting judicial compensation.
A doctor providing an expert 's opinion at the disciplinary hearing of Dr Roland Wong said Tuesday he supported the Toronto physician's controversial attempts to improve the health of his low-income patients.
California must bring fairness and balance to our school disciplinary practices without risking school and teacher safety.
The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine has taken disciplinary action against a doctor at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital.
A New Jersey police officer is facing disciplinary action after a 5 year old photograph resurfaced of him pretending to smoke pot in his uniform at a concert.
Major League Soccer's disciplinary committee has delivered its verdict on Montréal Impact defender Nelson Rivas' headbutt of Union forward Antoine Hoppenot this past Saturday.
The PUC will consider hearing the grievance appeal of an employee of the Water/Steam Department for May 2012 disciplinary actions.
A terrorism suspect with a history of disciplinary infractions died at the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba, the Pentagon says.
He discussed the disciplinary action in response to MPs' queries about accusations that a large group of officers deliberately tried to hide their identities from G20 protesters.
UEFA has opened disciplinary action against Lazio .
Marseille 's Morgan Amalfitano and PSG's Blaise Matuidi to face disciplinary commission.
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In science:

The education of disciplinary experts in education research requires Ph.D. programs at least as rigorous as those for experts in traditional research.
Lessons From the Physics-Education Reform Effort
About 15 modern synchrotron radiation facilities world-wide serve large multi-disciplinary user communities.
TESLA Technical Design Report Part I: Executive Summary
The GRB field is almost unique in astrophysics in its multi-disciplinary nature.
Gamma-Ray Bursts: Progress, Problems & Prospects
The field of gamma-ray bursts is multi-disciplinary in the sense that it covers the electromagnetic spectrum from radio to gamma-ray, length scales from microphysical to cosmological and velocities from newtonian to highly relativistic.
Gamma-Ray Bursts, Collisionless Shocks and Synthetic Spectra
Disciplinary differences? Two issues need to be addressed here.
Past Performance as Predictor of Successful Grant Applications: A Case Study
Perhaps it is also useful to make a random selection from the set of good applications/applicants. Indicators work slightly better at the disciplinary level than at the level of the social sciences in general.
Past Performance as Predictor of Successful Grant Applications: A Case Study
While it is true that multiple factors determine which references get made (e.g., disciplinary norms, strategic placement, etc. ), it is undeniable that the way citations are used can influence how well an article is received .
Citing for High Impact
We also find that disciplinary contexts and citation norms differ in different areas.
Citing for High Impact
As science changes and evolves, the disciplinary norms, publishing standards and citation patterns also change.
Citing for High Impact
High impact papers in computer science have citation networks that are very focused and do less cross disciplinary citing.
Citing for High Impact
Althaus. A disciplinary perspective on the epistemological status of risk.
Informal Control code logic
Of a multi-disciplinary nature, our research draws from at least two distinct research communities: NLP and IR.
Annotation of Scientific Summaries for Information Retrieval
This session was a major milestone for astrostatistics as an emerging cross-disciplinary research area.
Bayesian astrostatistics: a backward look to the future
In keeping with the multi-disciplinary nature of this meeting, this paper is designed for those who are not experts in stellar structure.
Nucleosynthesis in Intermediate-Mass Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars
As a research topic, needless to say, it is an inter-disciplinary area between economics and networks.
Exploring Network Economics
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