[self-ster-il or, esp. British, -ahyl, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈstɛr ɪl or, esp. British, -aɪl, ˈsɛlf-/
incapable of self-fertilization.
adjective 1. having a surface coated or treated to stick to another surface without the use of glue or moisture; self-adhesive.
verb (used with object), stimulated, stimulating. 1. to rouse to action or effort, as by encouragement or pressure; spur on; incite: to stimulate his interest in mathematics. 2. Physiology, Medicine/Medical. to excite (a nerve, gland, etc.) to its functional activity. 3. to invigorate (a person) by a food or beverage containing a stimulant, as coffee, […]
[self-stawr-ij, -stohr-] /sɛlfˈstɔr ɪdʒ, -ˈstoʊr-/ adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a warehouse or other facility that rents units to people for storing personal possessions.
noun 1. the quality or state of being strong; bodily or muscular power; vigor. 2. mental power, force, or vigor. 3. moral power, firmness, or courage. 4. power by reason of influence, authority, resources, numbers, etc. 5. number, as of personnel or ships in a force or body: a regiment with a strength of 3000. […]