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Notebook, 1993-

DISCIPLINES

Discipline












Applies to Expertise, Authority, Specialty, Métier, Career, Craft, Trade, Work, Line, Sphere, Office, Field, Province, Orb, Realm


C  O  N  S  I  D  E  R  A T  I  O  N  S
Deliberation, Resourcefulness, Pursuit, Training, Understanding, Control, Procedure, Orderliness, Readiness, Conditioning, Grooming, Preparation, Qualification, Compliance, Cultivation, Development, Improvement, Direction, Practice, Endeavor, Competence, Proficiency, Facility, Prowess, Finesse, Command, Mastery, Faculty, Caliber, Forte, Qualification, Accomplishment, Acquirement, Background, Experience, Attainment, etc.

Instruction

Grasp

To Teach

To Train

In Accordance


R  E  F  E  R  E  N  C  E  S 
Discipline n. 1. training to act in accordance with rules; drill: military discipline.. 2. instruction and exercise designed to train to proper conduct or action. 3. punishment inflicted by way of correction and training. 4. the training effect of experience, adversity, etc.: the harsh discipline of poverty. 5. behavior in accord with rules of conduct. 6. a set or system of rules and regulations. 7. a whip or scourge, used in the practice of mortification or as an instrument of chastisement in certain relgious communities. 8. a branch of instruction or learning: the disciplines of history and ecnomics.. v.t. 9. to train by instruction and exercise; drill. 10. to bring to a state of order and obedience by training and control. 11. to punish or penalize in order to train and control; correct; chastise. [ME < L disciplina instruction, tuition. See Disciple, -ine2]

Note: Disciple - To teach, train. [ME < OF < L discipul(us) = Discip(ere) to grasp]

[Urdang, Laurence, ed. Random House Dictionary of The English Language. New York: Random House, 1968.]




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