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self-taught

[self-tawt] /ˈsɛlfˈtɔt/
adjective
1.
taught to oneself or by oneself to be (as indicated) without the aid of a formal education:
self-taught typing; a self-taught typist.
2.
learned by oneself:
a self-taught mastery of the guitar.
Origin of self-taught
1715-1725
1715-25
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self-taught

adjective
1.
having learnt oneself without any external or formal instruction
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