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self-limiting

(sĕlf-lĭm′ĭ-tĭng)
adj.
1. Limiting oneself or itself.
2. Self-limited.

self′-lim′i·ta′tion (-tā′shən) n.
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Oxitec anticipates improvements in pest suppression, as every release of its 2nd generation insect is designed to provide a multi-generational but self-limiting suppression effect.
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Treatment for Gianotti-Crosti syndrome is largely supportive, given that this is a self-limiting entity.
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Utilising advanced genetics and molecular biology, Oxitec has developed a new solution to controlling insect populations through the production of 'sterile', self-limiting insects whose offspring do not survive.
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Since this is a self-limiting condition, the patient began to improve spontaneously over the next few weeks, and he experienced a complete recovery.
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