Self-action Self`-ac"tion, n. Action by, or originating in, one's self or itself. [1913 Webster]

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  • self action — action by one s self; originating in itself …   English contemporary dictionary

  • self-action — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : action not dependent on an external agency or force : independent action …   Useful english dictionary

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