discipline

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someone who practices self denial as a spiritual discipline abstainer , ascetic
religion believing in the doctrine and discipline of the Church of England Anglicans
discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems applied science , engineering , engineering science , technology
discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings architecture
academic discipline that studies the development of painting and sculpture art history
self-discipline, one living life of ascetic
self-discipline in religion askesis
severe self-discipline austerity
initial period of training for new military personnel; involves intense physical activity and behavioral discipline basic training
academic discipline concerned with the history and culture of African-Americans Black Studies
traditional code of the Japanese samurai which stressed courage and loyalty and self-discipline and simple living Bushido
discipline and chastise call on the carpet , call to account
discipline to correct chasten
discipline that studies the principles of transmiting information and the methods by which it is delivered (as print or radio or television etc.) communications , communication theory
deliberate and stubborn unruliness and resistance to guidance or discipline contrariness , perverseness , perversity
discipline in personal and social activities control , restraint
(Christianity) an assembly or theologians and bishops and other representative of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine council
(with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child custody , hands
noncommissioned officer who instructs recruits in military marching and discipline drill instructor , drill master
(early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline ecumenical council
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