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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disciplinary  \Dis"ci*plin*a*ry\,  a.  [LL.  disciplinarius 
  flogging:  cf  F.  disciplinaire.] 
  Pertaining  to  discipline;  intended  for  discipline; 
  corrective;  belonging  to  a  course  of  training. 
 
  Those  canons  .  .  .  were  only  disciplinary.  --Bp.  Ferne. 
 
  The  evils  of  the  .  .  .  are  disciplinary  and  remedial. 
  --Buckminster. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disciplinary 
  adj  1:  relating  to  discipline  in  behavior;  "disciplinary  problems 
  in  the  classroom" 
  2:  relating  to  a  specific  field  of  academic  study;  "economics 
  in  its  modern  disciplinary  sense" 
  3:  designed  to  promote  discipline;  "the  teacher's  action  was 
  corrective  rather  than  instructional";  "disciplinal 
  measures";  "the  mother  was  stern  and  disciplinary"  [syn:  {corrective}, 
  {disciplinal}] 




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