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self-correcting

[self-kuh-rek-ting, self-] /ˈsɛlf kəˈrɛk tɪŋ, ˌsɛlf-/
adjective
1.
automatically adjusting to or correcting mistakes, malfunctions, etc.:
a self-correcting mechanism.
Also, self-corrective.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
Related forms
self-correction, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for self-corrective

self-correcting

adjective
1.
capable of correcting itself without external aid
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