Self-exposure
Self-exposure Self`-ex*po"sure, n. The act of exposing one's self; the state of being so exposed. [1913 Webster]

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  • self-exposure — /sɛlf əkˈspoʊʒə/ (say self uhk spohzhuh), / ɛk / (say ek ) noun exposure of oneself …   Australian English dictionary

  • self-exposure — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-exposure — n …   Useful english dictionary

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