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(sĕlf′ĭn-do͞ost′, -dyo͞ost′)
1. Induced by oneself or itself: self-induced vomiting.
2. Electricity Produced by self-induction.


1. induced or brought on by oneself or itself
2. (Electronics) electronics produced by self-induction


1. induced by oneself or itself.
2. produced by self-induction.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.self-induced - produced by electrical self-induction
2.self-induced - brought about by yourself; "self-induced vomiting"
autogenic, autogenous - originating within the body


[ˌselfɪnˈdjuːst] ADJautoinducido
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