[ self-moh-tuh-vey-shuh n ]
/ ˈsɛlfˌmoʊ təˈveɪ ʃən /
initiative to undertake or continue a task or activity without another's prodding or supervision.
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Related formsself-mo·ti·vat·ed, adjective
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