as in obvious
easy to understand without explanation a self-explanatory phrase The chapter titles of the book are self-explanatory.

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“Self-explanatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-explanatory. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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