|1.||[ noun ] a branch of knowledge|
|Synonyms:||subject field study discipline branch_of_knowledge subject_field field_of_study subject_area|
"in what discipline is his doctorate?" "teachers should be well trained in their subject" "anthropology is the study of human beings"
|Related terms:||knowledge_domain theology science humanistic_discipline engineering ology architecture protology futuristics allometry military_science frontier communication_theory major occultism numerology bibliotics theogony learn|
|2.||[ noun ] (law,geography) the area over which a bailiff has jurisdiction|