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Usually in reference to a plumbing sewage system with a holding tank utilizing a chemical toilet
A Drill Unit that includes the ability to turn and extend in a compact package
Not requiring external or additional support; complete in itself
Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus
{i} equipment for breathing during underwater diving, SCUBA
self-contained
The manufactured unit that is completely self-contained
self-contained
constituting a complete and independent unit in and of itself; "the university is like a self-contained city with shops and all amenities"
self-contained
You can describe someone or something as self-contained when they are complete and separate and do not need help or resources from outside. He seems completely self-contained and he doesn't miss you when you're not there self-contained economic blocs
self-contained
in full control of your faculties; "the witness remained collected throughout the cross-examination"; "perfectly poised and sure of himself"; "more self-contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen"; "strong and self-possessed in the face of trouble"
self-contained
{s} that is not dependent on others, independent; has control over oneself
self-contained
a media clip (e g video) that is completely contained in one self-sufficient file, it is not dependent on any separate component clip files being present in order to play properly Everything is embedded in one single file; there are no links to external files
self-contained
Self-contained accommodation such as a flat has all its own facilities, so that a person living there does not have to share rooms such as a kitchen or bathroom with other people
self-contained
means accommodation has all the normal domestic facilities of a home including bedrooms, lounge room, dining room, kitchen, bathroom, toilet and laundry
self-contained
A Chuck/expanding arbor with an integral pneumatic or hydraulic power cylinder
self-contained
constituting a complete and independent unit in and of itself; "the university is like a self-contained city with shops and all amenities
selfcontained
so that mutual relations of the parts do not depend upon fastening outside of the machine itself
selfcontained
Having all the essential working parts connected by a bedplate or framework, or contained in a case, etc
selfcontained
Having self-control; reserved; uncommunicative; wholly engrossed in one's self
self contained

    Hyphenation

    self con·tained

    Turkish pronunciation

    self kınteynd

    Pronunciation

    /ˈself kənˈtānd/ /ˈsɛlf kənˈteɪnd/

    Etymology

    [ 'self, Southern also 's ] (pronoun.) before 12th century. Middle English , from Old English; akin to Old High German selb, intensive pronoun, and probably to Latin suus one's own; more at SUICIDE.

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