from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or used for discipline: disciplinary training; disciplinary measures.
- adj. Of or relating to a specific field of academic study.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having to do with discipline, or with the imposition of discipline.
- adj. For the purpose of imposing punishment.
- adj. Of or relating to an academic field of study.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to discipline; intended for discipline; corrective; belonging to a course of training.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or of the nature of discipline; promoting discipline or orderly conduct.
- 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).
- Pertaining to the training or regulation of the mind; developing; maturing.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to a specific field of academic study
- adj. relating to discipline in behavior
- adj. designed to promote discipline
From Vulgar Latin disciplinarius, from Latin disciplina ("instruction, teaching, field of study, habit") (Wiktionary)