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Discipline

In its original sense, discipline is systematic instruction intended to train a person, sometimes literally called a disciple, in a craft, trade or other activity, or to follow a particular code of conduct or "order". often, the phrase "to discipline" carries a negative connotation. this is because enforcement of order–that is, ensuring instructions are carried out–is often regulated through punishment.