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self-propulsion

[self-pruh-puhl-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpʌl ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
1.
propulsion by a vehicle's own engine, motor, or the like.
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  • A few towed guns have been given limited selfpropulsion by means of an auxiliary engine.

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