self-limited

adjective
self-lim·​it·​ed | \ ˌself-ˈli-mə-təd How to pronounce self-limited (audio) \

Definition of self-limited

: limited by one's or its own nature specifically : running a definite and limited course a self-limited disease

First Known Use of self-limited

circa 1669, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-limited was circa 1669

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“Self-limited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-limited. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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self-limited

adjective
self-lim·​it·​ed | \ -ˈlim-ət-əd How to pronounce self-limited (audio) \

Medical Definition of self-limited

: limited by one's or its own nature specifically : running a definite and limited course the disease is self-limited, and the prognosis is good Science

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