self-determined

adjective
self-de·​ter·​mined | \ ˌself-di-ˈtər-mənd How to pronounce self-determined (audio) \

Definition of self-determined

: determined by oneself

First Known Use of self-determined

circa 1670, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-determined.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-determined. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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