Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

interdisciplinary

play
adjective in·ter·dis·ci·plin·ary \-ˈdi-sə-plə-ˌner-ē\

Simple Definition of interdisciplinary

  • : involving two or more academic, scientific, or artistic areas of knowledge : involving two or more disciplines

Full Definition of interdisciplinary

  1. :  involving two or more academic, scientific, or artistic disciplines

in·ter·dis·ci·plin·ar·i·ty play \-ˌdi-sə-plə-ˈner-ə-tē, -ˈna-rə-\ noun

1926

First Known Use of interdisciplinary

1926


Learn More about interdisciplinary


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up interdisciplinary? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 6, 2016

an official order, decree, or edict

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

spindrift kittly-benders duvet pince-nez
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ