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self-development Syllabification: self-de·vel·op·ment

Definition of self-development in English:


The process by which a person’s character or abilities are gradually developed: graduates have stressed the value of their courses for self-development
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  • The cognitive processing of needs also results in the individualization of motivation which is related to the ability of self-development and of self-regulation.
  • Self-cognition is the initial stage of self-development in the process of officers' military professional training.
  • The final pillar of the Army's leader development system is self-development.
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