- combining or involving two or more academic disciplines or fields of study: The economics and history departments are offering an interdisciplinary seminar on Asia.
- combining or involving two or more professions, technologies, departments, or the like, as in business or industry.
Origin of interdisciplinary
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for interdisciplinary
So it was with Ariel Anbar, a student at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya studying politics.Young Israeli Rightists Choose Between Ultra-Nationalists
January 2, 2013
The frontier ethnographer then, because of his interdisciplinary approach, can capture the spirit of pioneer life.
- involving two or more academic disciplines
Word Origin and History for interdisciplinary
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper