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[self-pruh-noun-sing] /ˈsɛlf prəˈnaʊn sɪŋ/
having the pronunciation indicated, especially by diacritical marks added on original spellings rather than by phonetic symbols:
a self-pronouncing dictionary.
(in a phonetic transcription) of, relating to, or denoting a word that, except for additional diacritic marks of stress, may keep the letters of its ordinary orthography to represent its pronunciation


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  • Self-propelled

    or self-propelling [self-pruh-peld, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpɛld, ˌsɛlf-/ adjective 1. propelled by itself. 2. (of a vehicle) propelled by its own engine, motor, or the like, rather than drawn or pushed by a horse, locomotive, etc. 3. (of a gun or a rocket launcher) having a vehicle as a base. self-propelled adjective 1. (of a vehicle) […]

  • Self-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-protection

    [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

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