\ˌɔːtəmˈatɪk], \ˌɔːtəmˈatɪk], \ˌɔː_t_ə_m_ˈa_t_ɪ_k]\
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
1. Spontaneous, not induced by outside causes. 2. Involuntary or not voluntary, performed unconsciously.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
Self-acting, i. e., without the intervention of the will. The term is applied to acts which, although voluntary at first, become habitual and continue to be performed without any further attention being bestowed on them and also to designate those physiological activities, such as those of the heart and respiratory center which are due to intrinsic changes within the structure itself. [Gr.]
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- contrivance by which the dies used in screw-cutting are held. A contrivance to hold the dies for cutting screws.