governed or controlled from within; self-regulating.
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How to use self-regulated in a sentence
Mr. Diamond should be sacked,” said Mann, “and LIBOR should be regulated rather than self-regulated.Barclays, NatWest, LIBOR: Britain’s ‘Perfect Storm’ of Scandal | Peter Jukes | July 3, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Financial innovation, such as mortgage securitization, was on balance beneficial and excesses were likely to be self-regulated.
What we call nature is a certain self-regulated motion or change.An English Grammar | W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
His reasons for action were in most cases self-evolved and entirely self-regulated.The Portion of Labor | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The watch is perpetually self-wound and self-regulated and self-repaired.The Breath of Life | John Burroughs