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The development or fulfillment of one's potential.
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the realization or fulfilment of one's own potential or abilities
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the fulfillment of one's potential.
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Noun1.self-realization - the fulfillment of your capacities
fulfillment, fulfilment - the act of consummating something (a desire or promise etc)
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