self-canceling

adjective
self-can·​cel·​ing | \ ˌself-ˈkan(t)-s(ə-)liŋ How to pronounce self-canceling (audio) \
variants: or self-cancelling

Definition of self-canceling

: cancelling or negating itself self-canceling turn signals a self-cancelling effect

First Known Use of self-canceling

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-canceling.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-canceling. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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