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self-regulated

[self-reg-yuh-ley-tid, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈrɛg yəˌleɪ tɪd, ˈsɛlf-/
adjective
1.
governed or controlled from within; self-regulating.
Origin of self-regulated
1840-1850
1840-50
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  • The watch is perpetually self-wound and self-regulated and self-repaired.

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