self-maintenance

self-maintenance

n
the ability to keep functioning or surviving without external help
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It aims to establish safe driving culture by educating customers about vehicle operations, tips for self-maintenance and emergency measures against accidental damage.
Paving the way for artificial intelligence (AI) and self-maintenance by optimising for (and automating) the immediate next steps once predictive systems point to imminent failure, whether this automatically triggers a work order, notifies a technician or certain team, places an order for a replacement part, etc.
The purpose of this study was to describe the relationship of self-confidence to self-maintenance and self-management of individuals with HF.
Across such categories as the "Clinical Health Challenge" and the "Adolescent Mental Wellbeing Empathy Challenge," participants try to gamify everyday self-care and self-maintenance functions associated with a variety of conditions.
Various behavioral patterns of the mother have been identified in the postpartum, such as nest building, arching her back to give warmth and facilitate breastfeeding, licking, maternal grooming, and pup retrieval to return them to the nest, eating and drinking for the mother's self-maintenance and that of the offspring, self-grooming to eliminate possible noxious elements for the offspring, locomotion or displacement, and rest (Alsina-Llanes, Brun and Olazabal, 2015; Angoa-Perez and Kuhn, 2015; Champagne et al.
The MoU also includes a framework to develop Smart Grid infrastructure and smart meters for electricity and water; support Dubai's Demand Side Management programme; and promote self-maintenance.
The institution of marriage has not died because it speaks to a need for ceremony in the self-maintenance of our lives.
Just the way I would associate brushing my teeth, taking a shower and putting on fresh clothes as necessary self-maintenance, I think of living a healthy lifestyle the same way.
Larger contractors are in a better position to do self-maintenance.
Little House Living begins with the basics of hygiene and self-maintenance, providing recipes for Herbal Infused Shampoo and Sunblock and natural remedies for common ailments, but there are more than 100 additional projects to tackle--from household cleaners and laundry detergents to gardening aids and art supplies.