self-limited

adjective self-lim·it·ed \ ˌself-ˈli-mə-təd \

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

1845


Medical Dictionary

self-limited

adjective self-lim·it·ed \ -ˈlim-ət-əd \

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
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