What Is the Definition of Discipline?

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The word discipline can mean two things. First, it could mean your chosen profession or study as in 'what is your discipline?'. Second it could mean someone who is in control of their behavior or to teach someone to be in control of their behavior as in 'the child is very disciplined'.
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dis·ci·pline
[dis-uh-plin]
NOUN
1.
training to act in accordance with rules; drill: military discipline.
2.
activity, exercise, or a regimen that develops or improves a skill; training: A daily stint at the typewriter is excellent discipline for a writer.
3.
punishment inflicted by way of correction and training.
4.
the rigor or training effect of experience, adversity, etc.: the harsh discipline of poverty.
5.
behavior in accord with rules of conduct; behavior and order maintained by training and control: good discipline in an army.
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