Of knowledge domain.   May also be referred to as bailiwick, discipline, field, field of study, subject, subject area and subject field.

A branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings".

This concept's ID is @1~32481


  • architecture 30 facts

    The discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation...

  • science 22 facts

    A particular branch of scientific knowledge; "the science of genetics".

  • humanistic discipline 20 facts

    Studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather...

  • technology 19 facts

    The discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical...

  • theology 17 facts

    The rational and systematic study of religion and its influences and of the nature of religious...

  • military science 2 facts

    The discipline dealing with the principles of warfare.

  • escapology 1 facts

    The study of methods of escaping (especially as a form of entertainment).

  • graphology 1 facts

    The study of handwriting (especially as an indicator of the writer's character or di...

  • numerology 1 facts

    The study of the supposed occult influence of numbers on human affairs.

  • occultism 1 facts

    The study of the supernatural.

  • communications 1 facts

    The discipline that studies the principles of transmiting information and the methods...

  • bibliotics 1 facts

    The scientific study of documents and handwriting etc. especially to determine authorship...

  • ology 1 facts

    An informal word (abstracted from words with this ending) for some unidentified branch of...

  • futurology 0 facts

    The study or prediction of future developments on the basis of existing conditions.

  • protology 0 facts

    The study of origins and first things; "To Christians, protology refers to God's fundamental...

  • theogony 0 facts

    The study of the origins and genealogy of the gods.

  • major 0 facts

    The principal field of study of a student at a university; "her major is linguistics".

  • frontier 0 facts

    An undeveloped field of study; a topic inviting research and development; "he worked at...

  • genealogy 0 facts

    The study or investigation of ancestry and family history.

  • allometry 0 facts

    The study of the relative growth of a part of an organism in relation to the growth of...