[self-krit-uh-siz-uh m, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈkrɪt əˌsɪz əm, ˈsɛlf-/
the act or fact of being self-critical.
unfavourable or severe judgement of oneself, one’s abilities, one’s actions, etc
noun 1. the act or art of cultivating. 2. the state of being cultivated. 3. culture; refinement. noun 1. (agriculture) the planting, tending, improving, or harvesting of crops or plants the preparation of ground to promote their growth 2. development, esp through education, training, etc 3. culture or sophistication, esp social refinement cultivation cul·ti·va·tion (kŭl’tə-vā’shən) […]
- Self-curing resin
self-curing resin n. See autopolymer resin.
adjective 1. causing incrimination: damning evidence.
[self-dee-ling] /ˈsɛlfˈdi lɪŋ/ noun 1. financial transaction conducted on a personal, nonbusinesslike basis, as lending or borrowing of corporate money by a director.
verb (used with object), debased, debasing. 1. to reduce in quality or value; adulterate: They debased the value of the dollar. 2. to lower in rank, dignity, or significance: He wouldn’t debase himself by doing manual labor. verb 1. (transitive) to lower in quality, character, or value, as by adding cheaper metal to coins; adulterate