auto-destruct

[ aw-toh-di-struhkt ]
/ ˌɔ toʊ dɪˈstrʌkt /

verb (used without object)

Origin of auto-destruct

First recorded in 1970–75

Related forms

au·to-de·struc·tion, nounau·to-de·struc·tive, adjective
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