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self-activating

Line breaks: self-activat¦ing
Pronunciation: /sɛlfˈaktɪveɪtɪŋ
 
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Definition of self-activating in English:

adjective

Operating or occurring automatically: a self-activating spoiler which pops up at 60 mph the process is self-activating
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  • The self-activating enzyme technology in starts removing odors after moisture comes into contact with the carpet.
  • Two of the lifebuoys should be provided with self-activating smoke signals.
  • It features unique self-activating automatic brakes that ensure better control.

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