self-limiting

adjective
self-lim·​it·​ing | \ˌself-ˈli-mə-tiŋ \

Definition of self-limiting 

: limiting oneself or itself especially, of a disease : self-limited

First Known Use of self-limiting

1679, in the meaning defined above

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self-limiting

adjective
self-lim·​it·​ing | \-ət-iŋ \

Medical Definition of self-limiting 

: self-limited a self-limiting disease

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