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self-regulation

[self-reg-yuh-ley-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlfˌrɛg yəˈleɪ ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
1.
control by oneself or itself, as in an economy, business organization, etc., especially such control as exercised independently of governmental supervision, laws, or the like.
Origin of self-regulation
1685-1695
1685-95
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