cosmetic substance applied to the skin to simulate a suntan
(as modifier): self-tanning lotion
noun 1. the act of reforming; state of being reformed. 2. (initial capital letter) the religious movement in the 16th century that had for its object the reform of the Roman Catholic Church, and that led to the establishment of the Protestant churches. noun 1. the act or an instance of reforming or the state […]
- Self-tapping screw
[self-tap-ing] /ˈsɛlfˌtæp ɪŋ/ noun 1. a screw designed to tap its corresponding female thread as it is driven.
adjective 1. taught to oneself or by oneself to be (as indicated) without the aid of a formal education: self-taught typing; a self-taught typist. 2. learned by oneself: a self-taught mastery of the guitar. adjective 1. having learnt oneself without any external or formal instruction
noun 1. an offer by a company to buy back some or all of its shares from its shareholders, esp as a protection against an unwelcome takeover bid