mul·​ti·​dis·​ci·​pline | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈdi-sə-plən How to pronounce multidiscipline (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multidiscipline

: combining or involving more than one discipline or field of study : multidisciplinary … leadership challenges in a multidiscipline department …AAG Abstracts A $20,000 grant … helped the staff develop a large, multidiscipline area divided into areas focusing on science, technology, math, language arts, art, music and engineering …— Jill Cueni-Cohen et al. The system is designed to support multidiscipline classroom use, change the table height to adapt to a particular activity, integrate the latest teaching technology, meet ADA requirements, and decrease the size required for science classrooms.Science Activities

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1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Multidiscipline.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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