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self-rising

[self-rahy-zing] /ˈsɛlfˈraɪ zɪŋ/
adjective, Cookery.
1.
rising without the addition of leaven:
self-rising pancake flour.
Origin of self-rising
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism
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