Definition of self-named in English:


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  • Named after oneself or by oneself: he became a television mainstay with his self-named hit show
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    • I purchased "Shaun Cassidy", the self named first album, in 1977.
    • Twitter's self-named app for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad received an update late on Thursday that added photo and video capture support for the cameras in Apple's new iPad 2.
    • The show follows his self-named character as he juggles work as a teacher, socialising with colleagues and neighbours, and a fledgling relationship with a more domestically inclined lover.

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