[self-lik-wi-dey-ting, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈlɪk wɪˌdeɪ tɪŋ, ˈsɛlf-/
capable of being sold and converted into cash within a short period of time or before the date on which the supplier must be paid.
(of a property, loan, project, investment, etc.) used or operating in such a way as to repay the money needed to acquire it:
He rented half of the house to someone else so that his home loan became self-liquidating.
(of a loan, bill of exchange, etc) used to finance transactions whose proceeds are expected to accrue before the date of redemption or repayment
(of a business transaction, project, investment, etc) yielding proceeds sufficient to cover the initial outlay or to finance any recurrent outlays
noun 1. semiautomatic (def 3).
[self-loh-ding, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈloʊ dɪŋ, ˈsɛlf-/ adjective 1. noting or pertaining to an automatic or semiautomatic firearm. self-loading adjective 1. (of a firearm) utilizing some of the force of the explosion to eject the empty shell and replace it with a new one Also autoloading See also automatic (sense 5), semiautomatic (sense 2)
noun 1. strong dislike or disgust; intense aversion. noun 1. abhorrence; disgust
noun 1. a device for securing a door, gate, lid, drawer, or the like in position when closed, consisting of a bolt or system of bolts propelled and withdrawn by a mechanism operated by a key, dial, etc. 2. a contrivance for fastening or securing something. 3. the mechanism that explodes the charge; gunlock. safety […]