[self-pruh-peld, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpɛld, ˌsɛlf-/
propelled by itself.
(of a vehicle) propelled by its own engine, motor, or the like, rather than drawn or pushed by a horse, locomotive, etc.
(of a gun or a rocket launcher) having a vehicle as a base.
(of a vehicle) provided with its own source of tractive power rather than requiring an external means of propulsion
[self-pruh-puhl-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpʌl ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. propulsion by a vehicle’s own engine, motor, or the like.
[self-pruh-tek-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈtɛk ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. protection of oneself or itself. self-protection noun 1. the act or an instance of protecting or defending oneself
verb (used with object), proved, proved or proven, proving. 1. to establish the truth or genuineness of, as by evidence or argument: to prove one’s claim. 2. Law. to establish the authenticity or validity of (a will); probate. 3. to give demonstration of by action. 4. to subject to a test, experiment, comparison, analysis, or […]
noun 1. a clause in a legal instrument, a law, etc., providing for a particular matter; stipulation; proviso. 2. the providing or supplying of something, especially of food or other necessities. 3. arrangement or preparation beforehand, as for the doing of something, the meeting of needs, the supplying of means, etc. 4. something provided; a […]