dI s@ plihn
definition 1: training of the body or mind according to rules or principles.
example: The army uses various methods of discipline to prepare soldiers for fighting.
definition 2: control or determination brought about by training; self-control.
example: Getting up before dawn to run several miles each morning requires discipline.
example: He wrote well, but he lacked the discipline to write professionally.
definition 3: an area of study or learning.
example: Astronomy and biology are scientific disciplines.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the noun discipline
VERB + discipline: instill ~ , impose ~ , maintain ~ , enforce ~ , undermine ~ , restore ~ , exercise ~ , inculcate ~ , practice ~ , embrace ~