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self-determinism

[self-di-tur-muh-niz-uh m, self-] /ˈsɛlf dɪˈtɜr məˌnɪz əm, ˌsɛlf-/
noun, Philosophy
1.
a theory that every present state or condition of the self is a result of previous states or conditions of the self.
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