Medical Dictionary


noun \ˈself\
plural selves \ˈselvz\

Medical Definition of SELF

:  the union of elements (as body, emotions, thoughts, and sensations) that constitute the individuality and identity of a person
:  material that is part of an individual organism <ability of the immune system to distinguish self from nonself>
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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