Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
self-regulating

self-reg·u·lat·ing

self-regulating

 
pronunciation:
self reg y leI tIng
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: directing or controlling itself from within, without external help.
a self-regulating economy
definition 2: working and making adjustments automatically, as a machine.
similar words:
automatic
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivation: self-regulation (n.)