Etymology
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self-regulating (adj.)

"regulating itself," 1837, from self- + present participle of regulate (v.). Related: Self-regulated; self-regulation.

updated on April 19, 2022

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Definitions of self-regulating from WordNet

self-regulating (adj.)
designed to activate or move or regulate itself;
Synonyms: self-acting / self-activating / self-moving
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