Definition of regimentation in English:

regimentation

noun

  • See regiment

    • ‘A survey of more than 1,530 workers found that such regimentation was widespread, as was the use of corporal punishment.’
    • ‘Luke is placed in an isolated environment with strict rules, guards, and regimentation and his fiercely individualistic spirit immediately clashes.’
    • ‘The domestic consequence of this foreign policy is the regimentation and militarization of American life and the drift toward authoritarian rule.’
    • ‘Residential school histories portray in painful detail an educationally retrograde system of regimentation and deculturalization stretching right across the country.’
    • ‘With the regimentation of western armies from the 16th century onwards, military flags were codified into various types, each with their own special name.’

Pronunciation

regimentation

/rɛdʒɪmɛnˈteɪʃ(ə)n/