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adjective self-contained pronunciation in British English /ˌself kənˈteɪnd/
  1. 1
    complete and able to work without the help of anything else

    The device is self-contained, with an internal battery.

  2. 3
    a self-contained flat has its own bathroom and kitchen, so that you do not need to share any rooms with people who live in other flats


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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