- made without the aid of an external agent; produced spontaneously.
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Examples from the Web for self-generated
The dervish then lit the twelve lamps at this self-generated flame.Nightmare Tales
H. P. Blavatsky
But this imagination is not a self-generated, self-enclosed, psychical existence.Human Nature and Conduct
He could only love her out of a desire that was not self-generated.The "Genius"
It seemed as though his whole body were about to burst into self-generated flame.The Red Hell of Jupiter
Self-generated motion is the outward and visible sign of vitality—its wanton exercise the symbol and expression of enjoyment.