training to act in accordance with rules; drill:
activity, exercise, or a regimen that develops or improves a skill; training:
A daily stint at the typewriter is excellent discipline for a writer.
punishment inflicted by way of correction and training.
the rigor or training effect of experience, adversity, etc.:
the harsh discipline of poverty.
behavior in accord with rules of conduct; behavior and order maintained by training and control:
good discipline in an army.
a set or system of rules and regulations.
Ecclesiastical. the system of government regulating the practice of a church as distinguished from its doctrine.
an instrument of punishment, especially a whip or scourge, used in the practice of self-mortification or as an instrument of chastisement in certain religious communities.
a branch of instruction or learning:
the disciplines of history and economics.
verb (used with object), disciplined, disciplining.
to train by instruction and exercise; drill.
to bring to a state of order and obedience by training and control.
to punish or penalize in order to train and control; correct; chastise.
training or conditions imposed for the improvement of physical powers, self-control, etc
systematic training in obedience to regulations and authority
the state of improved behaviour, etc, resulting from such training or conditions
punishment or chastisement
a system of rules for behaviour, methods of practice, etc
a branch of learning or instruction
the laws governing members of a Church
a scourge of knotted cords
to improve or attempt to improve the behaviour, orderliness, etc, of by training, conditions, or rules
to punish or correct
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noun 1. a division of a district. verb (used with object) 2. to divide into subdistricts. noun 1. a smaller part of a larger area marked off for administrative or other purposes (as modifier): subdistrict regional police
verb (used with object), subdivided, subdividing. 1. to divide (that which has already been divided) into smaller parts; divide again after a first division. 2. to divide into parts. 3. to divide (a plot, tract of land, etc.) into building lots. verb (used without object), subdivided, subdividing. 4. to become separated into divisions. verb 1. […]