self-regulatory

self-regulative

[self-reg-yuh-ley-tiv, self-]
adjective
used for or capable of controlling or adjusting oneself or itself: a self-regulative device.
Also, self-regulatory [self-reg-yuh-luh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, self-] .


Origin:
1865–70

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