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self-driven

[self-driv-uh n, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈdrɪv ən, ˈsɛlf-/
adjective
1.
(of a machine) containing its own power source, as an engine or motor.
Origin
1780-1790
1780-90
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  • It recently became the first state to create regulations for companies interested in testing self-driven cars on public roads.
  • We are a lab of enthusiastic, energetic, and self-driven go-getters.
  • Uses strategies to encourage rapid and self-driven behavior change to stop drug use and help a patient enter treatment.
  • He provides direction to the groups when necessary, but groups are self-driven.

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